To accelerate the creation and growth of investable and scalable technology and tech-enabled companies, the Ohio Third Frontier provides access to essential business assistance, capital and talent resources. The Ohio Third Frontier is a thriving statewide community of expert people and organizations dedicated to increasing the odds of success of your entrepreneurial enterprise.
The following programs are currently available through the Ohio Third Frontier.
Entrepreneurial Services Program is a robust network of regional entrepreneurial services and capital to accelerate the growth of early stage Ohio technology companies.
Pre-Seed/Seed Plus Fund Capitalization Program is a source of professionally managed capital and associated services to accelerate the growth of early stage Ohio technology companies.
Commercial Acceleration Loan Fund to support Ohio for-profit companies addressing the technical and cost barriers to commercialization in Ohio of high-tech products and processes.
Technology Validation and Start-up Fund to create greater economic growth in Ohio based on start-up companies that commercialize technologies developed by Ohio research institutions.