For Investors

Access Larta’s portfolio of emerging early-stage science & technology innovation – a groomed pipeline from top research labs & private startups

Invest for a sustainable planet.

We offer investors private access to a de-risked pipeline of science & technology innovation.

Larta Institute is the partner of choice for investors looking for involvement with breakthrough early stage companies as they mature and grow.

Whether you are an impact investor, family office, or venture fund, we facilitate meaningful connections to a diverse set of transformative companies.

A pipeline of de-risked early-stage innovation, supported by non-dilutive government funds.

Since 2004, Larta has been selected to provide national-scale commercialization assistance & accelerator programs (CAP) for entrepreneurs who are recipients of non-dilutive Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) funding and other grants by U.S. federal agencies, including the DOE, NIH, USDA, NOAA, NSF and more.

Our commercialization programs foster emerging ventures through the structured phases of SBIR/STTR grant programs – to accelerate novel R&D from idea phase to become a commercially viable enterprise ready for scaling & global impact.

Our Investment Criteria.

Impact Report

On Larta Institute’s 30th year anniversary, we are proud to share a glimpse into our transformative journey through the lens of our 2023 Impact Report.

This milestone not only marks a celebration of our legacy, but also reaffirms our enduring mission: to foster science and technology innovation for a sustainable planet.

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Our Portfolio.

Since 1993, we’ve worked with 4,500+ startups across a range of sustainability impact areas – translating ideas into sustainable enterprises via our programs, ecosystem, and funding.

Featured Portfolio Companies

“We recognize the potential of innovations in science and technology to catalyze transformative solutions. While the rapid pace of innovation holds the promise of progress, it demands careful guidance to yield tangible benefits. Our impact investment philosophy is anchored in translating promising breakthroughs into pragmatic solutions that bolster resilient communities in the face of climate change.”

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We’re fostering science & technology innovation for a sustainable planet.

About Larta Institute

Each year, we select over 500 founders and ventures to join our startup accelerators. We provide innovators with access to our programs, ecosystem, and funding, which all play a vital role in supporting the development and implementation of their solutions.

Programs Overview

Community Labs

Publicly-Funded Government Programs

Funding & Investment

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