Use the following resources at OSU and beyond to help you in planning your startup enterprise.

Oregon State University Resources for Startups

OSU Startup Guidelines - A summary guide for faculty entrepreneurs wanting to start a new technology company.  The 8 major steps for a startup are described from invention conception, patent protection, licensing and commercialization. 

Advantage Accelerator

Current Startups

Funding Opportunities

Other Startup Resources

The Business Enterprise Center - A non-profit, business accelerator that provides professionally-managed facilities and services at a subsidized rate for primarily start-up businesses.

Linn County Development Center - Provides assistance in business planning and counseling, financial counseling and loan packaging, and financial assistance.

Technology Association of Oregon - Has a fundamental commitment to maintaining a high-quality environment in which software-dependent organizations can find educational opportunities, networking and work force development programs.

Corvallis-Benton Chamber Coalition - Helping create economic vitality by facilitating Startups, growing existing business and recruiting new companies.

Business Energy Tax Credit (BETC) - Oregon Department of Energy offers the Business Energy Tax Credit to those who invest in specific areas like recycling, renewable energy and other sustainable practices.

BizCenter - Services are available to anyone who owns, operate, or is considering starting, a small business in Oregon.

Business Oregon - Oregon's state economic development agency.