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K-State LAB

Chad Jackson 
309 Calvin Hall
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66502


K-State Launch a Business (LAB)

What’s In It For Me?

  • No cost, no equity
  • Access to world-class faculty
  • Student research team
  • Alumni mentor and industry expertise
  • Startup grants provided to those that complete the program

Eligibility Criteria

  • Innovative, for-profit, scalable business idea
  • Based in Kansas
  • Founder receptive to feedback and “has what it takes”
  • Desire to validate idea and can commit to the program
  • No outside funding raised
Apply Here

Congratulations to the Grand Prize Winners of the
2015 K-State LAB Program!

Liquid Art


Global Food Systems Division
Liquid Art Winery & Estate

Open Division
Vigilias Telemedicine

Click here to meet the 2015 LAB Class