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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Southfield allocates Rescue Plan funds to Centrepolis Accelerator to support Southfield-based entrepreneurs

The Centrepolis Accelerator at Lawrence Technological University will receive a two-year commitment of $750,000 from the city of Southfield to support Southfield-based entrepreneurs with education, resources, and mentorship.
Monday, October 17, 2022

Federal grant supports NextCycle Michigan; LTU's Centrepolis a partner

An $813,330 U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration grant will boost Michigan’s circular economy through the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy’s NextCycle Michigan initiative.
Monday, August 29, 2022

LTU's Centrepolis Accelerator awarded $1.5M state grant to help make more products in Michigan

The Centrepolis Accelerator at Lawrence Technological University has received a $1.5 million Design for Michigan Manufacturing program grant to continue its mission of developing and launching more manufactured goods made in Michigan. The grant, from the Michigan Strategic Fund, runs through Sept. 30, 2025, with an option for additional funding for up to five additional years.
Friday, August 26, 2022

Michigan's clean energy future on display at C3 Summit

State and federal officials are bullish on the ability of industry in the United States in general, and Michigan in particular, to meet the challenges of “decarbonizing” the economy to combat climate change and clean up the environment.
Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Federal, state officials to attend C3 Summit for cleantech companies led by LTU's Centrepolis Accelerator

At a time when lawmakers in Washington D.C. just passed a $370 billion clean energy and climate bill, the largest climate investment in US history – Michigan's cleantech leaders will gather Aug. 25 for a C3 Summit, focused on climate technology.
Thursday, June 23, 2022

Ten 'Micro Makers' pitch to become the Next Big Thing

Ten promising companies pitched their novel products to judges and an online audience of more than 50 people in a “MicroMakers Pitch Event,” held Wednesday by the Centrepolis Accelerator at Lawrence Technological University.


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