Every idea and startup is different, just as every garden is different. Do you need specialized bonsai techniques to beautify your ideas or do you need agri-business techniques to grow a billion dollar unicorn?

If you have questions about any of these please direct them to centerice+experiences@alaska.edu.


Our Programs

Students will get a chance to do paid work directly with an array startups in Alaska. This is a great opportunity to gain valuable experience in their fields of interest, as well as learn more about that world of startups and innovation.

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NSF i-Corps

Offers upto $2500 from The National Science Foundation’s Innovation Corps, a federally funded program to accelerate STEM projects both University and Non-University toward commercialization.

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Hacking 4 Defense
Hacking For Defense
An academic course linked to a global network of students working on real problems extracted from the Department of Defense, intelligence agencies and the US government at large and curated specifically for Alaska. It is a not a computer hacking course
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Alaska Center ICE Community Challenges
AK Center ICE Community Challenges

Engaging Alaskans in solving the problems that matter to Alaska to create the future communities and economy we want to create. #BuildTheAlaskaYouWant

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Lean Launch Workshop
Lean Launch Workshop

Highly interactive workshop exploring problem-solving with your colleagues and innovation ecosystem participants using the Lean Startup methodology.

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Partner Programs
Angel Conferences
Alaska Angel Conference
We are investing $100k+ into an Alaskan startup and helping new angel investors learn the process
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CITE Fellows
 CITE Fellows is a program that recruits, prepares, and supports dedicated teaching faculty in innovation through the incorporation of thoughtful technological tools.
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Submit an Experience

Do you have an experience you'd like Center ICE to be aware of? Send us an email at centerice+submitexperience@alaska.edu

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