Skandalaris Center

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Skandalaris Summer Expo

August 7 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Crowder Courtyard + Map

NSF SBIR Interactive Workshop

August 13 @ 8:30 am - August 14 @ 11:30 am

Intro to the Tech Business Model Canvas

August 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Skandalaris Startup Spotlight: Rasa Chai

As many of us gravitate towards cups of coffee to start our morning routine, founder Shradha Challa (MBA ’24) has looked to chai. Growing up in Hyderabad, India, chai is not just a drink, but a cherished ritual that was


Skandalaris Startup Spotlight: BetterMy

Founded by rising junior Colin Fox (LA ’25), BetterMy is an online platform designed to help coach and mentor young tennis players who are looking to play in college. Fox says the startup’s mission is “to unlock the capability of


The Home of WashU Entrepreneurship

At the Skandalaris Center our initiatives serve students, faculty, staff, and alumni from all levels and all disciplines. We support WashU entrepreneurship by inspiring the entrepreneurial mindset and empowering our community to explore and execute solutions to address the world’s problems and meet local needs through innovation and entrepreneurship. To support WashU entrepreneurs, we have developed programs and events to help them:

  1. Explore their inner maker
  2. Develop and ideate new methods and solutions to the world’s challenges
  3. Take their ideas to the next level
  4. Gain knowledge and skills in innovation and entrepreneurship.

In addition to the Skandalaris Center staff, we work with entrepreneurs and professionals with a range of experiences and expertise to support WashU entrepreneurship.