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Technology & Life Sciences

  • Technology & Life Sciences
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  • Technology & Life Sciences
  • Technology & Life Sciences
  • Technology & Life Sciences
  • Technology & Life Sciences

Technology & Life Sciences

NJ Founders & Funders is organized by the NJEDA Technology & Life Sciences (TLS) team to facilitate warm introductions between emerging New Jersey TLS companies and sophisticated angel & institutional investors. Our mission is to help grow the TLS ecosystem to support innovative NJ companies. Hosted twice per year, venture capital investors are invited to meet with a select group of companies for 10-minute, one-on-one sessions to discuss strategy, business models and funding opportunities.  
• Warm Intros to Angels & VCs
Connected based on company profile and investment thesis

• 1:1 Q&A Sessions
Smart, honest feedback on your business model, strategy and technology

• Meet the Tech Ecosystem
Meet fellow entreprenuers and key stakeholders

Upcoming NJ Founders & Funders Sessions

Location: TBD
EDA welcomes all parties interested in hosting the semi-annual event, and invites inquiries regarding this to email the Founders & Funders mailbox at NJFoundersFunders@njeda.com, where someone from the Technology & Life Sciences Team will reach out for further discussion.


Please provide your information below to be considered for a slot in an upcoming NJ Founders & Funders Session. After you sign up, you will be contacted by a member of the NJEDA to discuss additional required information and next steps.

Please note that events are filling quickly based on the large number of companies that have registered. A member of the NJEDA TLS team will contact you regarding which session your company will be scheduled.

First Name:
Last Name:
Daytime Phone Number:
Daytime Phone Number Ext:
Street Address 1:
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How did you hear about this event?
Is your business certified as woman or minority owned?

Companies will be required to submit a one to two page executive summary and proof of registration to do business in New Jersey. Please see the sample executive summary template.
Executive Summary Template
Please click link to register as a New Jersey Business
Please click link for the WBE/MBE Certification Form
Need Help? Click here to send an email at NJFoundersFunders@njeda.com
Upload Executive Summary:
Upload NJ Business Registration Verification:
Upload State of New Jersey MBE/WBE Certification (if applicable):