How do I apply?
Simply fill out our online application here.
What is the Application deadline for Launch Flight V?
January 15, 2013
What criteria will you use to decide which companies to invite?
As we review applications we are going to focus on the following questions:
- How realistic is the idea?
- What is the market opportunity?
- Can a prototype, beta or market-ready product or service be created within 16 weeks?
- Is the individual and/or team committed to starting a business and are they coachable?
What kinds of ideas are you looking for?
We are interested in any idea that can be developed into a viable business. This includes Web-based businesses, mobile applications, restaurants, retail stores, technological advances, green tech, licensing, professional services, and franchising, to name a few.
How much does it cost to join the Launch program?
Launch tuition is $1,350.
Are there other costs associated with the Launch program?
Other costs will vary based upon business types and could include marketing materials, logo development, corporate structure, intellectual property legal costs, and Website development.
Do I need to have a business plan?
No, you simply need to complete the online application. We are searching for people and companies who have identified a true market opportunity and a way to fill it.
Can I submit more than one application?
Yes, if you have more than one idea. Please do not submit more than one application for the same idea.
What services will Launch provide?
Business talent, legal services and counsel, mentoring, guidance from leading visionaries, seasoned entrepreneurs and investors, introduction to great business people and contacts to help you get to the next level.
What is expected of me?
We want you to stay focused and work hard to build your company. We also hope that you will remain open to our ideas and suggestions. Other than that, we want you to enjoy the process of building your company!
Why is Tulsa Community College doing this?
Tulsa Community College is committed to supporting the growth of entrepreneurs and small businesses that will make up the future economy of our region. We are also dedicated to providing innovative and non-traditional methods to growing entrepreneurs. When you are successful we are successful.