Equalize is a virtual mentor program and pitch competition designed to take national action around the disparity of women academic inventors forming university startups.
Fifteen women academic entrepreneurs were selected for the Equalize 2022 cohort. Mentorship and educational sessions begin in January, and the program will culminate with a virtual pitch competition on June 30, 2022.
Jennifer Blain Christen
Arizona State University
University of Texas at Austin
West Virginia University
University of Michigan
The Ohio State University
Julie Magarian Blander
Weill Cornell Medicine, Cornell University
Juliane Bubeck Wardenburg
Washington University in St. Louis
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Karin Westlund High
University of New Mexico Health Science Center