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By Sarah Mote
May 25, 2015

Launch a Business Program Selects 14 Kansas Startups

The Center for the Advancement of Entrepreneurship at Kansas State University has selected 14 high-potential startup ventures for participation in the university's second Launch a Business program, powered by KS State Bank.

The selected businesses will take part in a five-session summer program, receiving much-needed resources, including faculty-led courses, hands-on student research teams and access to the university's world-class alumni mentor network. The Launch a Business, or LAB, program is specifically intended for early-stage companies and will provide the building blocks for turning a concept into a successful venture.

Meet the startup ventures here and be sure to attend the closing celebration on June 25 at K-State Alumni Center. The event will feature presentations from all program participants and the public will be asked to vote for an overall winner of the program.

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