The E-teams FLASH CONNECT grant is an opportunity for LaunchNET clients who are also full-time Kent State students to get grant funding (i.e., does not have to be paid back) for their businesses. These grants are specifically for STEM-related ventures with multi-disciplinary teams. Meant for early-stage start-up services, programming, or prototyping, these grants range from $100 to $1000. Funded by Venture Well, with support from the Lemelson Foundation.
The Student Launch Fund is an opportunity for LaunchNET clients who are also full-time Kent State students to get grant funding for their businesses. The Fund consists of 3 levels of potential funding, outlined below, and are generously funded by donors from the community who support student entrepreneurship. In general, there is no limit on the type of business that can apply; lifestyle, tech, app, t-shirt company, it doesn't matter. More details about each type and the specific requirements are listed in the PDF application packet.