Featured Ways We Can Help

Regional Innovation for Startups and Entrepreneurs (RISE)

Are you an entrepreneurs or startup with high growth potential? Our RISE hubs throughout the state offer comprehensive services and connections to regional resources.

SBIR/STTR Funding and Match

Do you need help obtaining federal funding for growing or commercializing a high-tech business OR Have federal funding, but need matching dollars to realize your startup’s potential?

Have general questions?

Are you an entrepreneur or small business owner in need of assistance, but not sure what we can do to help you? Contact KY Innovation for a point in the right direction?

Small business tax credits (KSBTC)

Are you a startup or small business that’s hired at least one full-time employee or invested in equipment looking for tax relief while you grow?

Small Business Credit Initiative (KSBCI)

Are you a startup or small business that could use collateral support?

Export Assistance (STEP)

Are you a startup or small business that could use grant funding for a range of export-related activities?

News & Upcoming Events

April 29, 2019

How Louisville CEOs will Use Derby to Bring Business to Town

Using the Kentucky Derby as a sales opportunity is an old concept for many Louisville business leaders. But a group of health care CEOs are looking to take it a step further with a Derby weekend pitch competition. Caretech Pitch, put on by the Louisville Healthcare CEO Council, aims to… [...]

April 29, 2019

University of Louisville to Launch Partnership with IBM

April 29, 2019

Run for the Unicorns for Business Professionals Includes ‘Shark Tank’ Preliminaries

April 29, 2019

JPMorgan Chase Advancing Cities Awards Louisville $3M for Use in Expanding Economic Opportunity

April 29, 2019

GLI Announces 2019 Inc.credible Awards Finalists

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