Nine start-ups with ties to Vanderbilt win federal dollars and matching funding from Launch Tennessee

Nine start-ups with roots at Vanderbilt University have been awarded more than $4.5 million in federal Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer grants. They have also secured matching funds from Launch Tennessee.

The Wond’ry, Vanderbilt’s Innovation Center, and the Center for Technology Transfer and Commercialization contributed to the start-ups’ growth in various capacities, from assisting with ideation and R&D to facilitating invention disclosures and commercialization services.

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