Ohio Department of Development Innovation Hubs

  • Rolling application process opens on January 5, 2024
  • $ 125 M program that provides $500,000 planning grants, and up to $35 M Innovation Hub grants
  • Sustainable ecosystems of ideas, infrastructure, and talent where the world’s top people and companies come to roll up their sleeves, innovate, and grow
  • Applicant team needs to include an Ohio university, higher education or R&D center, private sector, not-for-profit, association, and local community partners
  • Funds capital expenses, operations, staff, and job retention
  • Program guidelines can be found at https://development.ohio.gov/business/third-frontier-and-technology/innovation-hubs