APPLIED INNOVATION CENTER
Whether the idea is 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.
WVU Launchlab and MakerLab staff are available to clients remotely and will be available on campus by appointment only, please email us at Launchlab@mail.wvu.edu for appointments or more information.
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
WVU LaunchLab would like to welcome you back and here are a few events coming up for the Spring 2021 semester please click on the link for registration, dates & times. For further questions please contact us @ Launchlab@mail.wvu.edu
LaunchLab Mini Meeting with Anne Jones, Mark Schlies (and Sometimes Ella): These mini meetings will go over the upcoming pitch competitions. Want to know what it is all about? Learn how to apply and the secrets of winning. Mini-meeting facilitator, Anne Jones, has coached many winning teams at pitch competitions and she will let you know what the judges look for. While you're learning how to rule the world, you also get to connect with other students and can build a team for your next big idea. Everyone is welcome.
BPC: The West
Virginia Statewide Collegiate Business Plan Competition offers college students
around the state the unique opportunity to make their business idea come to
life. Participants come from many different disciplines and backgrounds, and
the competition is open to all full-time higher education students from any
major in the state of West Virginia. Please find attached the official rules
and regulations for this year’s competition. (Registration Open Until 11/13/2020)
Pitch perfect: WVU LaunchLab March IDEA Challenge exposes WVU students to entrepreneurial mindsets, idea pitching
For seven aspiring West Virginia University collegiate entrepreneurs across four teams, their imagination sparked innovative ideas that led them to participate in the March IDEA Challenge, held virtually March 31.
WVU celebrates explosion of innovation and entrepreneurship at second annual Demo Day
WVU entrepreneurs selected to participate in National Science Foundation I-Corps training
Secretary Warner announces results of WV Business Registration Survey
Charleston, W.Va. – Secretary of State Mac Warner is pleased to announce the results of a survey completed by new customers who recently registered their business with the Office’s Business & Licensing Division.
LaunchLab MorgantownLocation and Hours:
Evansdale Crossing | WVU
Morgantown, WV 26506
Monday-Friday 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.