APPLIED INNOVATION CENTER
Whether the idea is a for-profit or non-profit, the LaunchLab offers hands-on idea development support, education, mentorship, resources and connections to help advance innovative entrepreneurs. To start, fill out our intake form.
Let Us Help
WVU’s LaunchLab is here to help students, faculty and staff develop and grow their own business ideas in entrepreneurship and innovation.About LaunchLab
If you have an idea for a new company or product, turn it into a reality at the LaunchLab! For details on filling out the Intake form view our FAQs page.Intake Form
Meet the Team
Our Team believes that entrepreneurship and innovation are the keys to economic prosperity for our students,the region and the state, and we’re ready to unlock your potential.Meet the Team
Get excited for the spring semester with our upcoming events!
Show me the $Money$ Lunch n' Learn on March 21, 2019 @ noon in room 413 EVC. Attend this event to learn about alternative financial solutions for when the bank says no.
The March Idea Challenge will take place on March 27, 2019 @ 5 p.m. This challenge will pin students head-to-head in a bracket style competition.
Attend the 2nd annual Demo Day April 25, 2019! Students, faculty and staff will converge to present their ideas, innovations, and inventions for an opportunity to win funding to further their work.
WVU Extension Service plants the seed for budding entrepreneur’s innovative microgreen business
Just across the Monongahela River from Morgantown sits a small greenhouse with a picturesque view of Woodburn Hall. During the winter months, you might notice its soft pinkish purple glow, but if you weren’t looking for it, you’d probably never notice the unassuming structure.Read more
IDEA Faculty Fellows Program- Call for Nominations
WVU’s IDEA Hub Convenes for 'I Heart IDEA Hub Pitch Challenge
WVU LaunchLab Network hosts competition on early-stage hardware startups
In a groundbreaking new partnership, the WVU LaunchLab Network partnered with AlphaLab Gear to hold a pitch competition for WVU students and alumni. The winner of the competition earned a coveted slot in the semi-final selection round for the AlphaLab Gear Hardware Cup, which boasts a $50,000 grand prize.Read more
- Mar2112:00 PM - 1:00 PMShow me the Money Lunch and Learn
- Mar2212:00 PM - 1:00 PMVan Liere Research Coference Keynote Lecture: Dr. David Brailer
- Mar275:00 PM - 7:00 PM3rd Annual March Idea Challenge
- Apr1112:00 PM - 1:30 PMExpert on Lean Entrepreneurship Lunch and Learn
- Apr25 All Day Demo Day
LaunchLab MorgantownLocation and Hours:
Evansdale Crossing | WVU
Morgantown, WV 26506
Monday-Friday 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.