About LaunchPad:

Blackstone LaunchPad and Techstars will help to build your campus entrepreneurial ecosystem by:

  • Supporting more students to participate in startup activity, allowing them to grow skills to succeed in contemporary labor markets
  • Improving interdisciplinary and university collaboration and connectivity
  • Expanding access to high impact experiential learning opportunities
  • Promoting alumni success and engagement through relevant post-graduation support
  • Enabling global connectivity and access to leading industry mentors, content and resources
About Our Partners:

Blackstone LaunchPad looks to partner with collaborative and innovative universities who will meaningfully contribute to our global network and will:

  • Demonstrate commitment to entrepreneurship and experiential learning
  • Designate appropriate administrative, tenured academic and staff leadership to steward & champion the program
  • Identify a central space for program office
  • Provide additional programmatic support through in-kind university resources
  • Achieve 10% engagement of campus population annually
  • Commit to sustain the program
  • Meet 90 day milestones to launch program
  • Contribute to program innovation, effectiveness and growth
Have a question that we haven’t answered for you, please email us at Alisha.slye@blackstone.com.