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Texas Tech University

Launching West Texas Startups

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Research Park

Innovation Hub

The Hub is a place to nurture smart ideas and entrepreneurs to create a social or commercial value resulting in impact. The Hub assists in the formation of technology startup companies critically relevant to today's local and regional economy, startups create 80%+ of net new jobs, new industries and new solutions.

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$5818000

Startup Investment

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Entrepreneurs & Innovators Supported

40221

Students, faculty, and community that call the Innovation Hub home, attending over 300 events per year.

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Startup Teams and Companies Formed

89

This metric represents the cumulative NSF I-Corps teams and startup companies formed by the Hub. 

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Mentors Give Back

13196

A community paying it forward, this number represents the cumulative hours supporting our innovation and entrepreneur ecosystem. The cornerstone of our Ideation, Commercialization, and Acceleration programming is the iTTU Mentors.

Upcoming

Events

10.15

Presidents' Innovation Award Application Deadline


Texas Tech University has partnered with Market Lubbock, Inc. to establish the Presidents' Innovation Award. The objectives of the grant from Market Lubbock are: 1) programs for students and entrepreneurs; 2) seed stage funding for startups; and 3) seed grants for startups to support equipment and rental expense at the Innovation Hub at Research Park (Hub).

Click here to learn more.

10.16

ITTU Mentor Meeting

Closed to the public.

10.18

Hub Camp 2

Once you have an idea and you are ready to understand how your idea can make money, Hub Camp is the next step. This basic boot camp is meant to provide an outline of the work needed to be done to create a fundable business plan. The camp is a stepping stone to the iLaunch competition and the possibility of winning $10,000 in funding. This program is offered throughout the year.

10.21

Commercialization Info. Session


The commercialization workshops are designed to help researchers and inventors understand how their research or innovation can have commercialization potential.
  
  
Click here to learn more and to register.

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Hub Hustle

hustle (noun)
1a: energetic activity
(From Merriam-Webster Dictionary)

The Hub Hustle Blog spotlights our dynamic community spurring innovators and entrepreneurs for winning. The buzz behind the Hustle!

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