About the State of Ingenuity Initiative

State of Ingenuity is a regional collaboration that provides a seamless network of entrepreneurial support at every stage of business development through the sharing of resources, facilities, curriculum, training, and collective expertise.

State of Ingenuity SourceLink

State of Ingenuity SourceLink provides a clearinghouse of information to connect emerging entrepreneurs and small businesses with resources tailored to fit your organization’s growth needs. Behind the State of Ingenuity is a network of non-profits, universities, colleges, governmental entities, and for-profit businesses that offer specialized services, counseling, seminars, classes, and financial products to help grow your business.

State of Ingenuity Partners

State of Ingenuity represents a collaboration of organizations from the six-county region of southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois including Boone, Kenosha, Racine, Rock, Walworth, and Winnebago counties.

State of Ingenuity Sponsors

The State of Ingenuity initiative is funded by a start-up grant from the United States Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration.

State of Ingenuity

Quick Gudes

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs has developed a number of "Quick Guides" to support notice grant managers.  These Guides provide an introduction to key best practices and federal regulations.

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