Join us for a Startup Chatup to discuss your business idea @ CoffeeWorks in the VTCRC, available most Mondays from 9-11 a.m. with Jim Flowers. Or reserve time during scheduled office hours @ Virginia Tech to discuss your entrepreneurial aspirations. View our Events to register for upcoming office hours on Virginia Tech's campus. No charge.
Business Concept Review: submit the skeleton of your startup idea online and one of our VT KnowledgeWorks mentors will review it, offer their first impressions, and suggest ways to reduce your risk. Business Concept Review discussions are done in person or via GoToMeeting for those living outside of the Roanoke-Blacksburg region. Discount available when Hokie passport is presented. Register. No charge.
Become a VT KnowledgeWorks Member after your Business Concept Review.
Submit your application for the Game Changers Challenge. One entrepreneur or entrepreneurial team may qualify for a $25,000 "Running Start" loan plus a package of free startup assistance services. Solid runners-up may also qualify for free startup assistance. More details.
Attend an entrepreneurship event by viewing the VT KnowledgeWorks Event Calendar.