Becoming a Member
As a member of the Lakeshore Advantage BioBusiness Accelerator program, you will be joining a team - a partnership of people with big ideas and a pledge to pursue them, and a network of expert resources dedicated to providing top quality, individualized programs of business start-up and development assistance. Working together in a world-class facility, with unique equipment and personnel resources to scale-up processes that will produce important biomass derived chemicals and materials, our goals include the success of our early-stage companies, economic growth for the Lakeshore region, and helping Michigan attain a strong position in the emerging bio-based global economy.
- If you are a small, for-profit organization that seeks to start-up, or accelerate the growth of your bio-based company
- If you can benefit from occupying first-class laboratory and office space in an exceptional science facility located in one of the most desirable communities on Michigan’s West Coast
- If you are developing bio-based products and need to engineer your chemical process to perform economically on a production scale, but can’t afford the equipment for this phase of the work
- If you would like an opportunity to work with experts in many areas of science and technology, business and finance
If you would like to become part of the growing core of scientific and business personnel at the Michigan State University Bioeconomy Institute that will help pioneer this new bio-era then we would like to hear from you!
Please browse this site for additional information regarding the role and the resources of the BioBusiness Accelerator. If you are interested in becoming a tenant at the Institute and a participating member of the BioBusiness Acceleration program, please review the "Tenant Selection Criteria" and, if appropriate, fill out and submit the "Pre-Application Information" form (please call for copy).
If you would like additional information or would like to speak with someone associated with the program, please go to "Contact".