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opportunities with the purpose of growing technology and biotechnology wealth within Northeastern Pennsylvania. Sign up to stay informed


New this Year - The Innovation Challenge!

"Gibraltar Ventures and TecBridge present the 2016 Intercollegiate Innovation Challenge. Participants are presented with a real world problem and are charged to create a viable solution." […] Read More

NEPA Innovation Conference – Additive Manufacturing, June 2 – 3, 2016.

The first annual NEPA Innovation Conference will focus on Additive Manufacturing. Co-hosted by TecBridge and the Allan P. Kirby Center at Wilkes University, the conference will take place at the Kalahari Resorts and Conference Center in Mount Pocono, PA. Read More

Entrepreneurs, Game Changers, and Big Thinkers

"Entrepreneurs of all ages and levels are encouraged to enter the annual competition, which will award more than $100,000 and in-kind services to businesses looking to turn their business idea into a reality within the NEPA region." […] Read More

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Regional Resource Portal

The Regional Resource Portal database is a dynamic tool utilized for regional growth, as it relates to the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) initiative within NEPA.


Angel Network

The Angel Network is a group of affiliated investors who meet periodically to review business plans how are interested in providing early-stage financing to regional start-up businesses.


WorkNepa by TecBridge

WorkNEPA.com serves as NEPA’s resource for job seekers, interns and employers alike as it provides an opportunity for users to search and post high-quality, well-paying careers and internships.


Rooted Now

The Rooted blog promotes the exciting happenings and successes of the NEPA region, where readers have the ability to connect to one another.


Business Plan Competition

The Business Plan Competition is a regional competition designed to stimulate innovative thinking to leverage a technology-driven economy while retaining our region’s talent.


Entrepreneurial Institute

The Annual Entrepreneurship Institute is a three-day program where students learn about building a business plan, raising capital and running a successful company.


Keystone Innovation Zone

KIZs are a Commonwealth initiative where companies may take advantage of tax credits; utilize the services of college students as interns and other grant opportunities.



As part of the collaborative effort of the organization, TecBridge has formed partnerships with regional organizations and initiatives.


Learn more about how the regional bioscience initiative is leveraging
the strength of the region to grow biosciences in NEPA.


Participating Partners