ETX Launchpad

Improving Economies, Improves Lives

Welcome to the ETX Launchpad

Fueling innovation, entrepreneurship, and economic development through targeted programs that foster an innovative and vibrant culture within UT Tyler's student body, faculty, staff, and the broader community. Our mission is to ignite creativity and drive impactful change, empowering individuals to transform ideas into thriving ventures and contribute to the growth of East Texas.

Josh giving his pitch
BMC 2022 Winners
2022 Big Idea Pitch participants
Nafize and Alina attend Entreprenurial Mindset Bootcamp


Do you want to volunteer to help one of our  programs? We’re always looking for mentors, judges and more. Get started by clicking the sign-up link below.

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Do you want to sponsor one of our many programs and receive recognition and exposure? Please follow the link below to submit an interest form.

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Are you ready to donate now to the ETX Launchpad and our programs/opportunities for budding entrepreneurs? Follow the link below to make a donation.

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