IMPORTANT COVID-19 UPDATES
In accordance with Penn State, the NCPA LaunchBox will be operating remotely until further notice.
Thank you for being flexible given the circumstance our world is facing and working together to minimize the potential spread of the coronavirus within our community.
If you are working with our staff or one of our partners, please reach out to your contacts directly.
For University updates visit: https://sites.psu.edu/virusinfo/
For Available LaunchBox resources: https://dubois.psu.edu/covid-19-ncpa-launchbox-resources
Penn State DuBois Continuing and Community Education is also available to assist regional businesses.
It’s a good time to start up.
Supporting manufacturing competitiveness and workforce needs,
growing and attracting talented innovators and entrepreneurs,
and creating new high-knowledge, high-technology businesses in the region.
Hack for Impact
Big Idea Contest
Technical Training Center
- Blueprint Reading
- Die Setter Training Program
- Fracture and Failure Analysis
- Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)
- Supervision Essentials Series
Our no-cost co-working space is open to the public:
Mon-Fri from 8:30 am -5:00 pm
Whether a startup company or an established business, North Central PA LaunchBox provides access to a co-working space, located in DuBois, to allow for collaboration and the advancement of ideas and initiatives.
Campus Connections offers students, faculty, and staff the opportunity to create a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem on campus, located in the Swift Building.
Penn State Law Entrepreneur Assistance Clinic
Provides a variety of free legal services related to startups.
Penn State Law Intellectual Property Clinic
Provides entrepreneurs free assistance to determine if they have intellectual property and how to protect it.
Dickinson Law’s “Inside Entrepreneurship Law” Blog
INSIDE ENTREPRENEURSHIP LAW blog provides information on relevant topics for entrepreneurs and their counsel.
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news & events
TechCelerator program offers up to $10,000 for tech-business ideas
December 18, 2019
Lanich, Conklin Winners of BIG Idea Competition
November 22, 2019
Mengle Foundation commits $15,000 to support North Central PA LaunchBox
November 18, 2019
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