NJIT Venture Fund


growing NJIT startups

Pre-Seed Venture Funding

We help NJIT startups take the first step in commercializing high-growth ventures.


Who Is eligible?

NJIT Affiliated Companies

At least one founder must be a current NJIT student or alumni or NJIT Faculty or Staff (or within 5 years of employment), or the startup must be licensing NJIT Intellectual Property.


What do we invest?

$75,000 SAFE, Standardized Terms


When do we invest?

Early - we want to be one of your earliest commercialization investors.

We invest in market-ready inventions, game-changing vision, and an established legal entity actively raising capital.


The Venture Fellowship

Annual fellowship program for NJIT business students interested in learning more about early stage investing.



apply for funding

Email venturefund@njit.edu with your name, NJIT affiliation, and pitch deck.
We’ll be in touch.

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