WE-REACH Summer 2023 Application

The WE-REACH Summer 2023 Research Funding Announcement (RFA) is now live.The deadline for submitting a Declaration of Intent (DOI) has been extended to Wednesday, June 7th by 5pm Pacific Time. WE-REACH provides necessary and essential support or applicants to reach the next phase in their commercialization journey.

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Fact Sheet

 130+ Trained Annually

13 Teams Funded & Supported

$2.4M Direct Costs Invested

More than $20M in Follow-On




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-Leverage public-private partnerships to support end-to-end Innovations for health impact and access

-Accelerate the transformation of novel discoveries into innovative products

-Award milestone-driven WE-REACH R&D projects with value-added services

-Fuel the formation of sustainable start-up companies

-Train the next generation of biomedical entrepreneurs

-Serve as a national REACH innovation hub for the Pacific Northwest donation



Our Partners

Partners are founding members or organizations providing funding and support for WE-REACH projects and initiatives.

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Collaborators provide value-add services, educational resources, technical support, project pipelines, and other opportunities to ensure the success of WE-REACH initiatives.

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WE-REACH is supported in part by NIH Grant #1 U01 HL152401-01 and partners.