• Initial business assessment
      • Business development workshops
      • Mentoring
      • Meetups
      • Problem solving and collaboration sessions
      • Flexible co-working space 24/7/365
      • Reservable conference rooms
      • Business intelligence resources
      • Intern design and research support
      • Guest access
      • Select pitch competitions
      • Event space
      • Kitchen
      • Mail drop program
      • Wi-fi and printing
      • Business development consulting with BDC*


Scholarships, grants, and discount programs are available for every level.


Services for Startups

A.W.S. activate


Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides on-demand cloud computing platforms and APIs to companies on a metered pay-as-you-go basis.

Startups with Innovation DuPage can receive up to $100,000 in AWS Activate Credits to be used for any AWS Service.



Innovation DuPage is now an Approved HubSpot for Startups Partner!

This means, if you’re eligible, that you can now apply to receive the Startup Friendly Pricing to HubSpot’s growth stack software package (All-in-one CRM, Sales, Marketing, and Services plans). This is an average savings of $17,000 in the first year! Here are the links for your convenience:

  1. Apply For Your Scholarship Today – Apply to get started using HubSpot at the scholarship rate. 
  2. Education – Learn Sales, Marketing, and Services best practices for startups
  3. HubSpot Academy – From quick, practical courses to comprehensive certifications, learn everything you need to know about the most sought-after business skills..
  4. HubSpot Demonstration – Join a Startup Group Demonstration to learn how 6,000+ startups use HubSpot’s software to grow their companies.
  • Here are the eligibility requirements to be accepted to HubSpot for Startups: Less than $2 million in total funding up to Series A receive 90% scholarship the first year.
  • Over $2 million in total funding (up to Series A) receive 50% scholarship the first year.
  • Current participant or alumni of a HubSpot for Startups Partner (that’s us!)
  • Not an existing Basic, Professional, or Enterprise HubSpot customer.

Innovation DuPage members can get up to 90% off.

(pricing can vary heavily, make sure to choose “Innovation DuPage” for the incubator selector)


salesforce essentials


Innovation DuPage is now an Official Salesforce Partner.

The Salesforce Essentials offers a features like Customer Support, Sales Tracking/Management, and one of the world best CRM systems.

Curious? Give ID a try

  • Initial business assessment
  • Assistance with business intelligence resources
  • Business development consulting with BDC*
*College of DuPage’s Business Development Center is housed on the 2nd floor of the Glen Ellyn Civic Center