Contact the Philanthropic Venture Fund

Whether you want to get funding for your company, make a donation to the fund, or mentor an emerging entrepreneur, we want to hear from you.

More about our initiatives

Seek funding

If you’re seeking funding for a company with ties to Indiana University, fill out the form on this page with the required information about the company. After we’ve received your submission, one of our staff members will contact you.

Make a donation

Your tax-deductible contribution to the Philanthropic Venture Fund will allow high-potential startup companies to get the early-stage funding they need to advance their ideas. For information about making a contribution to the fund, contact Jon Barada.

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Become a mentor

Help the next generation of IU entrepreneurs achieve success by sharing your expertise and networks and providing mentorship and guidance. For information about becoming a mentor, contact Jason Whitney.

Tell us about your company

Complete this form to tell us a bit about your company.