Requesting Free Help

//Requesting Free Help
Requesting Free Help 2018-01-10T13:34:45+00:00

Are you a life science entrepreneur looking for free advice and assistance?

We have a network of > 60 BioMentors who are available to provide pro bono advice and assistance to promising life science entrepreneurs across the State of Oregon.

Our BioMentors have valuable expertise in a wide range of business topics that are integral to the success of early-stage life science companies, including:

  • Accounting
  • Legal
  • Licensing
  • Private funding
  • Government funding
  • Product development
  • Regulatory/FDA
  • Manufacturing
  • Market analysis
  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Business plan/strategy

Our BioMentors are willing to share their expertise at no cost because they are committed to promoting the success of early-stage life science companies, and the growth and health of the biotech sector in Oregon.

How to get started

Request Free Help

You will be asked a few questions about your technology/company and the specific types of assistance and advice that you are seeking. Once you have registered, we will quickly review your needs and put you in touch with BioMentors.

BioMentor & Mentee Matching

How will you be paired with BioMentors?

  • You may select specific BioMentors from our roster that you would like to meet with.
  • You may ask us to select BioMentors to pair you with based on your stated needs.

What to expect from BioMentoring meetings?

  • BioMentoring meetings will generally last 1 hour and may occur in person, over the phone or via Skype.
  • OBI conference rooms may be reserved for BioMentoring meetings.

Other components of our program

Individual BioMentoring


Peer Mentoring


As a state funded non-profit we are only able to provide assistance to those life science entrepreneurs residing within, or whose company is incorporated, the State of Oregon.