IdeaLaunch is a free, virtual startup bootcamp open to entrepreneurial minds who are ready to solve problems and turn ideas into potential businesses. The IdeaLaunch Spring 2023 cohort is open to university affiliates across all disciplines. IdeaLaunch is an NSF I-Corps regional program. Rice University is a founding partner of the Southwest NSF I-Corps™ Hub, established in 2014 by Rice, Texas A&M University and the University of Texas Austin, and led on Rice’s campus by the Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship (Rice Alliance). Beyond IdeaLaunch, the program also provides a $50,000 grant opportunity to evaluate the commercial potential of your research.