Get Involved

Get Involved

Invest in a startup | Collaborate with us | Sponsor us
Gain firsthand experience | Become a mentor | Make a gift

By facilitating the translation and commercialization of discoveries, JHTV aims to bring the benefits of discovery to the world. We believe this will have a dual impact: positively impacting global populations and revitalizing the city of Baltimore.

If you feel inspired to support our mission, we have a number of opportunities for your consideration.


Invest in a startup


From revolutionary telemedicine platforms and promising cancer therapeutics to advances in commercial manufacturing and community-focused social ventures, FastForward startups build on Johns Hopkins’ history of innovation.


Collaborate with us

In fiscal year 2016, JHTV had 13 corporate collaborations actively working to bring Johns Hopkins technology to market. Our Corporate Partnerships team helps our industry collaborators get the most out of their relationship with Johns Hopkins.


Sponsor us

A number of corporations and businesses support JHTV’s mission through sponsorships of FastForward facilities and programs. Each month, for example, our FastForward innovation hub hosts legal and accounting office hours provided by area firms.

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Learn more


Gain firsthand experience

If you’re a student, Ph.D. candidate or postdoctoral fellow interested in becoming an entrepreneur or seeing firsthand how JHTV translates innovative research into commercial opportunities, Johns Hopkins has an opportunity for you.


Become a mentor

Our mentors help entrepreneurs and students navigate unfamiliar challenges and get invaluable insights from Johns Hopkins alumni and business leaders who have already demonstrated success as an entrepreneur or industry leader.


Make a gift

Generous donors help JHTV to continue and expand the vital resources it provides to the Johns Hopkins faculty members and students who are tackling today’s biggest problems and developing tomorrow’s solutions.

Interested in making a gift? Learn more