Iowa State University Research park

The ISU Research Park (ISURP) was founded to provide space and resources needed to advance science-based initiatives. Today, over 80 companies own or rent space in the Research Park — a number that’s constantly growing. The Research Park works with businesses from a variety of industries to improve economic development in Ames, across the state, and nation wide.

Upcoming Events

Nov 01

Coworkers and Cocktails

November 1 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
2400 N Loop Dr
Ames IA 50010
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Nov 15

Team Neutrino Robotics Showcase

November 15 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
1805 Collaboration Place
Ames IA 50010
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Nebullam awarded $100,000 in Demonstration Funds

AMES, Iowa (September 25, 2018) - The Iowa State University Startup Factory (SUF) today announced the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board has awarded Nebullam $100,000 in innovation funds as recommended by the Technology Commercialization Committee. Nebullam is a member of SUF’s cohort 2 which graduated from its year-long program in January 2018. Nebullam is a product-as-a-service company, providing High Pressure Aeroponics (HPA) growing units, paired with artificial intelligence....

U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $1.7 Million to Spur Manufacturing Growth in Iowa

The following press release was originally posted on Sept. 20, 2018 via the U.S. Economic Development Administration WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $1.7 million grant to the Iowa State University Research Park of Ames, Iowa, to make critical infrastructure improvements needed to support a manufacturing test lab facility. According to grantee estimates, the project is expected to...

ISU Startup Factory graduate Tractor Zoom awarded $15,000 in John Pappajohn Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition

AMES, Iowa (September 20, 2018) - The Iowa State University Startup Factory (SUF) today announced Tractor Zoom earned third place and the $15,000 prize in the 2018 John Pappajohn Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition. Tractor Zoom, located in West Des Moines, is a member of SUF’s Cohort 3, which graduated in June. The company has developed a digital advertising platform for heavy equipment auctions. Their platform utilizes software to streamline the auction advertising process to directly...

Kent Corporation Opens Innovation Center at ISU Research Park

The following press release was posted on September 6, 2018 via Kent Corporation.  MUSCATINE, Iowa (September 3, 2018) – Kent Corporation has opened the Kent Innovation Center on the Research Park campus of Iowa State University (ISU) in Ames, Iowa. Kent Corporation is a recognized innovation leader in the ever-changing world of agriculture, food, feed, and bioscience. “This new Innovation Center will grow and strengthen our relationship with Iowa State University as we apply cutting edge...
Nebullam awarded $100,000 in Demonstration Funds

Nebullam awarded $100,000 in Demonstration Funds

AMES, Iowa (September 25, 2018) - The Iowa State University Startup Factory (SUF) today announced the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board has awarded Nebullam $100,000 in innovation funds as recommended by the Technology Commercialization Committee....

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ISU Research Park receives $1.7 million grant

ISU Research Park receives $1.7 million grant

The following article was originally published on September 24, 2018 via Clay & Milk By Jake Slobe Iowa State University Research Park has been awarded a $1.7 million grant from the Economic Development Administration (EDA) to make critical infrastructure improvements...

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CAREERS

Find your next career right here. ISU Research Park provides you an opportunity to work in the growing field of science & technology.

There are currently 63 positions available with ISURP tenants.

Expand your capabilities with collaborative relationships available through the Iowa State University Research Park.

ISU Research Park’s established network allows you to simplify your own business model, exchange ideas, and grow in your industry.