We are fortunate to partner with Penn State Schuylkill LionLaunch program.
PennState LionLaunch will bring education and training seminars to CEBA.

About LionLaunch

Established in May 2016, LionLaunch is a community-based entrepreneurship program that provides funding and mentorship to start and grow businesses, as well as a community competition where winners receive startup funding, training and mentorship from industry, faculty and economic development professionals.

LionLaunch at Penn State Schuylkill is one of several campus community entrepreneurial initiatives to receive seed grant funding from Invent Penn State, Penn State's Commonwealth-wide initiative to spur economic development, job creation and student career success.

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LionLaunch Program Features

Boot Camp

The LionLaunch Boot Camp is a rigorous six-week program available to both students and local community members seeking insight on how to start or grow a small business.

Business Plan Competition

Do you have an idea for a small business? Pitch your plan and make your dreams a reality! This program gives you the opportunity to request and earn up to $5,000 in funding.

Let's Do Lunch with the Experts

Let's Do Lunch with the Experts is a professional development series designed to help busy professionals advance their entrepreneurial skills. Join in to hear local experts share their experience, knowledge, and insight regarding a variety of business-related issues. Click here to learn more and register for a lunch!

Comprehensive Business Plan Writing Course

Our Comprehensive Business Plan Writing Course is a must for aspiring entrepreneurs. Every business, large or small, needs to have a written business plan. Whether you're trying to attract investors or help you flesh out a vision for your small business, a written business plan is a critical asset for entrepreneurs. Click here to learn more and register!

Boot to Business | Reboot

Penn State Schuylkill LionLaunch will host an SBA-sponsored training program to help veterans learn how to succeed as a small business owner or entrepreneur. Click here to learn more about this program and how to register.

About Penn State Schuylkill

Penn State Schuylkill, a campus of The Pennsylvania State University, provides the academic opportunities of a Big Ten University with an international reputation in a setting as intimate and comfortable as that of a small college.

At Penn State Schuylkill, you have the opportunity to complete the first two years of more than 275 Penn State bachelor degree programs or earn one of four associate degrees. We also offer nine baccalaureate degree programs available for students who want to earn a bachelor's degree without leaving Penn State Schuylkill. Combine the variety of academic programs with a host of talented, caring faculty, and learn how Penn State Schuylkill may be the perfect fit for your higher education.

Visit the Penn State Schuylkill Website