The Georgia State University Foundation has played a critical role in the emergence of Georgia State as a leading public research university. The foundation and its donors are important sources of operating, endowment and capital funds.
The University System of Georgia leverages the state’s investment in Georgia’s higher education to grow jobs for Georgians.
Since 1990, GRA has helped recruit scores of world-renowned scientists, known as Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholars®, and helped fuel the start of more than 150 companies. GRA has also been a key catalyst for two dozen centers of research excellence, university-based enterprises that are magnets for scientists and federal research dollars.
Founded in 1989, Georgia Bio is a non-profit, membership-based organization that promotes the interests and growth of the life sciences industry. Members include companies, universities, research institutions, government groups and other industry associations involved in discovery and application of life sciences products and related services that improve the health and well-being of people around the world.
TAG educates, promotes, influences and unites Georgia’s technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances Georgia’s technology-based economy.
The Innovation Crescent is a geographic area and a coalition of more than a dozen counties and entities focused on life sciences and economic development.
The Georgia Economic Developers Association is a non-profit association of professionals and volunteers who are involved with the economic development of the cities and counties of Georgia.