I-Corps@NCATS Program Application Form
Select desired I-Corps cohort:
Winter 2023: January 27 to March 10
Type of Applicant
I have an idea/innovation and/or team
I am looking to join an existing team
Describe yourself and your interest in technology commercialization.
Please complete one form per team. Team lead should complete the application on behalf of the entire team. Use "Add another team member" to complete information for each person.
Do you need assistance recruiting team members?
Team Member Information
How did you first learn about the I-Corps@NCATS program?
General email announcements
Direct outreach by program (e.g., local program director)
Recommendation of former participant
Other: Please specify
Have you participated in an I-Corps program in the past?
Yes, completed a local program (e.g., offered by the CTSA)
Yes, observed/participated in some of a local training but did not complete
Yes: Please provide the year
Other: Please explain
Area of Technology
Other area of technology: Please specify
Stage of Development (select all that apply to the focus of your current efforts)
Seeking capital investment
Other stage of development: Please specify
Level of Entrepreneurial Experience
Some Entrepreneurial Training
Experience with Start-Up Companies
Provide a brief description of the technology or idea in which you are interested.
DO NOT disclose any confidential information.
Please describe the customer or market for your technology or solution and what work you have done to validate this market (if any).
Please indicate your technology/innovation IP ownership.
Which of the following statements is most reflective of your project's commercialization readiness at this time?
Our project is ready for commercialization
Our project is not yet ready for commercialization
We aren't yet sure that our project is commercializable
Have you considered forming a company to commercialize your product?
There is already a company.
Have you considered an SBIR/STTR for this project?
I already have an SBIR/STTR award for this project.
I submitted but did not get funded.
I submitted but do not yet know the outcome of the submission.
I plan to submit in the future.
I do not have an SBIR/STTR award and do not plan to apply at this time.
N/A – I did not know these programs existed.
What do you expect to gain from this program?
You will be contacted following your registration to discuss course details. In the meantime, please contact
with any questions.
By selecting this box, you agree to:
Attend and participate in all I-Corps@NCATS program live course sessions.
Attend oﬃce hour sessions with instructors biweekly.
Conduct 30 customer discovery interviews during the 5-week course.
I acknowledge that I will participate in all of the above