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Elevate 2024 Application

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Demographic Information

General Eligibility Requirements
Elevate Ventures invests in qualified Indiana businesses that:
  • Have 500 or fewer employees 
  • Are headquartered in the State of Indiana or have committed to, or are in the process of, initiating, expanding and/or consolidating operations in the State of Indiana 
  • Are primarily focused on the commercialization of research and development, technology transfer, the application of new technology, or are determined by Elevate Advisors to have significant potential to: 
    • Bring substantial capital into Indiana 
    • Create jobs 
    • Diversify the business base of Indiana 
    • Generate eventual financial returns 
  • Have, or will have at least fifty percent (50%) of its employees residing in Indiana, or seventy-five percent (75%) of its assets located in Indiana 
  • Have had average annual revenues less than fifty million dollars ($50,000,000) in its two (2) most recent fiscal years and 
  • Are not engaged in a business involving real estate, real estate development, insurance, professional services provided by an accountant or a lawyer or a physician, retail sales (except when the primary purpose of the business is the development or support of electronic commerce using the internet), or oil and gas exploration