ECIC Projects

Now two years into our CTNext “Innovation Places” award, the Elm City Innovation Collaborative has funded 14 projects across New Haven. Click each image to learn more.

Local Talent

Holberton School @ District   New two-year software engineering academy promoting industry-relevant learning styles to an inclusively-recruited student body.

Holberton School @ District

New two-year software engineering academy promoting industry-relevant learning styles to an inclusively-recruited student body.

 
IT Certificates @ Gateway   Scholarships to new IT certificates in business analyst skills make software tech job opportunities accessible to New Haven residents.

IT Certificates @ Gateway

Scholarships to new IT certificates in business analyst skills make software tech job opportunities accessible to New Haven residents.

 
Bio Lab Experience @ SCSU   Building on the BioPath Initiative to connect SCSU STEM majors to industry-relevant research experiences.

Bio Lab Experience @ SCSU

Building on the BioPath Initiative to connect SCSU STEM majors to industry-relevant research experiences.

SPACE FOR big ideas

 
MakeHaven   Community-based makerspace bringing extensive facilities to casual innovators.

MakeHaven

Community-based makerspace bringing extensive facilities to casual innovators.

 
S*Park Innovation   Specialized testing facilities and coworking space.

S*Park Innovation

Specialized testing facilities and coworking space.

 
HealthHavenHub   Downtown digital health incubator fed by three health venture groups.

HealthHavenHub

Downtown digital health incubator fed by three health venture groups.

 

Inclusive Innovation

Collab   Entrepreneurship coaching for inclusively sourced ventures.

Collab

Entrepreneurship coaching for inclusively sourced ventures.

Ives Square Innovation Center   Cutting-edge technology and entrepreneurship made accessible through a library setting.

Ives Square Innovation Center

Cutting-edge technology and entrepreneurship made accessible through a library setting.

Concepts for Adaptive Learning   Closing the digital divide with donated computers and modern workplace software skills.

Concepts for Adaptive Learning

Closing the digital divide with donated computers and modern workplace software skills.

Mobile CSP @ SCSU   New Haven youth exposed to coding skills by learning to develop their own Android apps.

Mobile CSP @ SCSU

New Haven youth exposed to coding skills by learning to develop their own Android apps.

connective Public Spaces

Public Plaza Improvements   Public wifi, outdoor summer programming, and beautification projects in two public plazas.

Public Plaza Improvements

Public wifi, outdoor summer programming, and beautification projects in two public plazas.

The State House   A mixed-use venue to connect our creative and innovation communities.

The State House

A mixed-use venue to connect our creative and innovation communities.

Could Be Fund   Community-building through a tactical urbanism micro-grant.

Could Be Fund

Community-building through a tactical urbanism micro-grant.