Do you have ideas or concepts you'd like to turn into a business or not-for-profit organization?

CWRU LaunchNET can help you refine practically any entrepreneurial idea, and connect you to the resources you'll need to launch and maintain a business.

  • Hardware
  • Software
  • Consumer product
  • Online app or game
  • Brick and mortar shop
  • Social enterprise and more

Through its free and confidential services, CWRU LaunchNET will help you navigate through intellectual property protection, business plan creation, enterprise organization, market definition, technological infrastructure, materials research, fundraising, pitch competitions, and more.

It's easy to get started!

The button will take you to the main NEOLaunchNET application. When we receive your application, Victoria Avi will contact you via email to set up an initial appointment in Thwing Center or think[box].

LaunchNET Application

About CWRU LaunchNET

CWRU LaunchNET serves students and alumni of Case Western Reserve UniversityCleveland Institute of Art, and Cleveland Institute of Music. Since 2012, CWRU LaunchNet has helped more than 500 students and alumni to research and establish enterprises. LaunchNet supported ventures have raised millions of dollars through competitions, public sources, and private investors.