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Bridging Innovation Week

This series of events will bring together various meetings and competitions from across the state that are promoting and fostering entrepreneurship in West Virginia.  These efforts will range from supporting elementary to college students and community members in their pursuit of becoming entrepreneurs to creating more opportunities in West...

Tri-State Makes Festival

The Tri-State Makes Festival, RCBI’s annual celebration of creativity and ingenuity, will continue this year with a virtual Design Challenge. Hobbyists, inventors, tinkerers, artists and students of all ages who enter the Design Challenge are eligible for one of several awards including the “Best of Show* grand prize, Participants should...

Outdoor Recreation Pitch

The Morris L. Hayhurst Launchlab & ADVENTURE WEST VIRGINIA will be hosting the 2nd annual Outdoor Recreation pitch competition. This competition is an exciting opportunity for innovators to pitch their product or service in the outdoor recreation, adventure, or tourism industries to a panel of professional judges. Applications will...

2021 Entrepreneur Pitch

Voting is underway for this 2021 Entrepreneur Pitch. The Entrepreneur Pitch is your opportunity to choose which locally owned businesses are awarded grant money generously provided by EQT. This year, nine entrepreneurs have worked with us to create video presentations that you can watch by clicking the button below. Once...

ZinnStarter Manufactured Products Pitch Competition

WVU Industrial Extension Partners and the Morris L. Hayhurst Launchlab present: the ZinnStarter Manufactured Products Pitch Competition. This pitch is an opportunity for any WVU student with an idea for a tangible product to pitch their idea to a panel of judges and fund their idea into a reality....