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Bridging the Gap Between Innovation and Capital


Osage University Partners

Focus on therapeutic companies with a University Connection


Calling all novel therapeutics companies, especially those with a strong University relationship! 

Osage University Partners (OUP) is a VC firm that provides capital and support to companies commercializing the most exciting and groundbreaking scientific innovations with a particular focus on those emerging from the world’s greatest research institutions.

Established in 2009 by experienced investors, OUP has built a team of investors, scientists, and operators, and tech transfer experts with a passion to see cutting edge science and technology reach the market.


LaunchBio and Silicon Valley Bank, a division of First Citizens Bank, are pleased to announce their next Investor Connect virtual event with Osage University Partners.

Applications will be selected based on meeting the following criteria:

Not restricted.

Company type:
Therapeutics companies across multiple modalities, select investments in diagnostics and devices.

Areas of Interest:
All areas, all modalities.

Most first investments made at Series A, followed by seed.

Qualifying start-ups can apply here today.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Learn more about LaunchBio’s Investor Connect series, in partnership with Silicon Valley Bank, a division of First Citizens Bank.