LaunchKC’s accelerator program partners Kansas City corporations with tech startups. Our model produces an increased collaboration between corporations and startups. Our accelerators select startups that align with each corporation’s goals, providing them access to exciting innovative products and services. Startups chosen for the program will receive unprecedented resources from our corporate partners.
Since 2015, LaunchKC has invested two million dollars in cash grants to attract or retain 38 tech startups to Kansas City. LaunchKC has received more than 2,000 applications from 25 states and 10 countries. Our past grant recipients and their economic impact on the Kansas City community, since receiving their grants, are listed below.