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Bear Cub Challenge awarded $225,000 in funding!

Our Bear Cub Challenge helps WashU research teams go from idea to startup. Check out the most recent winners!

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SBIR/STTR Road Tour coming through St. Louis

America's largest seed fund is coming to St. Louis on August 18th. Register today!


Ready to Launch?

Are you seeking early stage seed investment for your new venture? Click the button below to learn how we can help!

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We've moved!

Visit us in our new creative work space in Mallinckrodt Center room 128!

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Welcome from the Skandalaris Center for Interdisciplinary Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the entrepreneurial resource on campus Where Creative Minds Connect! 


Watch our informational video, and hear from students who participated in entrepreneurship clubs, received Skandalaris training, and won funding for their ventures!

Complete our online form and a Skandalaris team member will contact you


Upcoming Events

  • August 12, 2016 • 11:30 AM – 1 PM
  • Wash U Campus

Only for confirmed interns and venture hosts. Thanks for a great summer!

  • August 21 – 24, 2016
  • Danforth Campus

Incoming freshmen participate in a 3-day startup-style pre-orientation program prior to freshmen orientation as they move in to campus and start learning about Wash U and St. Louis! Open only to registered participants.

  • November 7, 2016 • 9 AM – 8 PM
  • Danforth Campus

The 2016 Global Impact Award (GIA) cycle comes to a close on Monday, November 7 with final presentations and an award ceremony. These events are open to invited guests and participants only.