Skip links

Creating a startup-friendly Tennessee

We connect entrepreneurs with what they need to grow

Find a Resource Now

What Is Your Next Milestone?

Browse Resources
Introducing Resource Matcher. From coworking space and federal grants to entrepreneurship how-to’s and mentorship, find what you need to move your business forward, no matter your stage or where you’re located.

Plus, you can sort all resources by Tennessee city to see what’s available right where you are, from Memphis to Chattanooga and all points between.

36|86 Entrepreneurship Festival

You know where you need to go; 36|86 Entrepreneurship Festival is on your fast track to success.

Against the exciting backdrop of downtown Nashville, Tennessee, thought leaders nationwide convene for this can't-miss event to tap into the tools, connections and capital that are crucial to maintaining a competitive position in today’s globalized marketplace.

Don’t miss the Southeast’s premier gathering of entrepreneurs, investors and ecosystem builders Aug. 29-30, 2018.

Learn More

$50,000 Angel Tax Credit

Startups and angel investors: Find out how to qualify for this exciting incentive today!

Get Qualified

Land A Startup Internship

Interested in innovation, entrepreneurship and emerging technology? Check out our paid summer internships with startups and Entrepreneur Centers

Apply by Feb. 28, 2018

Does Your Startup Have A Double Bottom Line?

Our $1.71M Impact Fund supports for-profit startups solving social, environmental and economic challenges, with a 25% match on private dollars

Learn More

Get Hands-On Acceleration

Tennessee has Entrepreneur Centers across the state that offer advice and support to launch your startup. Walk-ins and back-of-napkin ideas welcome!

Find The EC In Your City

Meet The Team

Launch Tennessee’s mission is to foster entrepreneurship; meet the faces working every single day to make Tennessee the most startup-friendly state in the country.


Catch Us On Twitter

Get the latest in entrepreneurship and innovation news from around the region

Follow @launchtn

Read More
Return to top of page