Apply to The TENN

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.

Atlanta-Based Tech and Startup Publication Hypepotamus Expands to Tennessee

Written by Muriel Vega, Associate Editor at Hypepotamus   Hypepotamus, the leading startup- and technology-focused news publication in the Southeast, started as a community resource. Born in the basement of a historic building in the heart of Midtown Atlanta, next to top university Georgia Tech, Hypepotamus was created to fill … read more

Why Nashville, Why Now

Written by Heath Butler, Managing Partner of Gestalt Growth Advisors   Being an entrepreneur is not for the faint of heart. You put your financial future on the line for a venture that – let’s be honest – is more likely to fail than succeed. Overnight, you become the new kid … read more