The SBDC @ UCI Beall Applied Innovation is a resource for any high-technology, high-growth, scalable venture from both the Orange County and UCI ecosystem that needs assistance with business planning, business development and funding-readiness. The center hosts several VC and Angel investors on site, as well as various ecosystem partners and industry professionals who work closely with the entrepreneurs. All services are free to qualified entrepreneurs.
Octane LaunchPad SBDC is a business accelerator focusing on tech, medtech, and climate tech. Startups work with LaunchPad to develop and accelerate their capital funding strategy. LaunchPad is one of the Top 5 SBDC ranked accelerators in the country, a pro bono service funded by the SBA.