Purdue University Launches $2m Ag-celerator Fund and Program

Purdue University’s College of Agriculture and the Purdue Research Foundation have launched a $2 million innovation fund under a new initiative called the Ag-celerator program. The fund is to help launch startups based on Purdue plant sciences innovations focused on advancing crop traits and generating higher yields.

Purdue University’s College of Agriculture is one of the world’s leading colleges of agricultural, food, life, and natural resource sciences. As a land-grant institution, we are committed to preparing our students to make a difference, wherever their careers take them; stretching the frontiers of science to find solutions to some of our most pressing global challenges; and, through Purdue Extension and engagement programs, helping the people of Indiana, the nation and the world improve their lives and livelihoods.

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