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Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) – Iowa Innovation Acceleration Fund

The Iowa Economic Development Authority strengthens economic and community vitality by building partnerships and leveraging resources to make Iowa the choice for people and business.


The Iowa Innovation Acceleration Fund promotes the formation and growth of businesses that engage in the transfer of technology into competitive, profitable companies that create high paying jobs. The funds are designed to support commercializing research, launching new start-ups and accelerating private investment and industrial expansion efforts that result in significant capital investment.

Services Provided

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Loan Providers

Technical Assistance

  • Commercialization
  • Technical Support
  • Technology Transfer
Contact Information
Adrienne Greenwald
1963 Bell Ave
Suite 200
Des Moines, IA 50315