Join a global network of IU entrepreneurs

Whether you’re an aspiring entrepreneur launching a new venture or a serial entrepreneur seeking new opportunities, your Indiana University connections can open doors. IU Ventures connects alumni to IU’s entrepreneurial ecosystem and provides support and resources to alumni ventures.

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Find support for your venture

IU Ventures supports IU-affiliated startups with potential for high growth and significant financial returns. The IU Ventures team can help your company:

  • Find funding
  • Recruit qualified leadership
  • Attract top talent
  • Connect with IU-affiliated investors
  • Network with other IU-affiliated entrepreneurs and startups
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Support other IU entrepreneurs

Become a donor

The IU Philanthropic Venture Fund aims to bridge the gap in the startup funding continuum by making equity investments in high-potential early-stage companies with IU ties. Your gift will be invested at the discretion of the IU Ventures operating team and an experienced investment committee.

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Become an investor

The IU Angel Network connects IU-affiliated investors with IU-affiliated startups. As an Angel Network investor, you’ll get access to early-stage investment opportunities in high-potential startups with IU ties.

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Alumni startup spotlight: DoubleMap

Founded by IU alumni Ilya Rekhter, Eric Jiang, and Peter SerVaas, DoubleMap provides transportation-management software for universities, municipalities, corporations, and airports worldwide.

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