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Lehigh Valley LaunchBox

Lehigh Valley LaunchBox

What is Lehigh Valley LaunchBox?

Lehigh Valley LaunchBox is a new University and community sponsored business accelerator program created as part of the Invent Penn State initiative.

What services will Lehigh Valley LaunchBox provide?

The Lehigh Valley LaunchBox program awards micro grants to budding entrepreneurs. Partners of Lehigh Valley LaunchBox link micro grant recipients to alumni, business leaders, and academic partners to provide mentorship and to help launch ideas and turn them into useful products.

Who can participate?

All Lehigh Valley community members and Penn State faculty, staff, and students who have a scalable business idea are welcome to apply for affiliation with the Lehigh Valley LaunchBox.

Interested in using space at Velocity IA?

Penn State Lehigh Valley faculty and staff members looking to reserve a classroom or conference room space at  Velocity IA in downtown Allentown should:

  1. Contact Michael Krajsa to obtain appropriate booking credentials.
    Obtain credentials now >>
  2. Log into Velocity IA booking webpage, and select/reserve the appropriate room.
    Reserve your space >>