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Applications for our 2016 – 2017 are currently closed. Please check back for future announcements and see our FAQs for when you’re ready to apply!

Eligible programs include:

Launch Tennessee programs

(e.g.University Venture Challenge, Tennessee-based 36|86 companies, etc.)   

Programming provided by our statewide entrepreneur center network or other
accelerator programs in Tennessee

(e.g. GIGTANK, Project Music, Start.Co, Dynamo, Jumpstart Foundry,
TheWorks, ZeroTo510, etc.)


News, Case Studies, Success Stories, Interviews, and More.

Startup Spotlight: Cirrus Insight

Software-as-a-Service (Knoxville, TN)

150,000 professionals use Cirrus Insight to increase productivity in Gmail and Outlook. Fortune 500 companies and freelancers alike use Cirrus Insight for email tracking, email templates, drip campaigns, follow up reminders, meeting scheduling, and world-class Salesforce integration. Inc. Magazine ranked Cirrus Insight #41 on its Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing … read more

LITE Memphis: Building the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

Written by Brandon Lomax, LITE Participant   Brandon is a participant in “Let’s Innovate Through Education,” a Memphis youth program that empowers African-American/Latino high school students to launch entrepreneurial ideas in their own communities. This six-month incubator offers weekly check-ins to develop an idea using a customer feedback process. Then … read more