Launch Chapel Hill is a start-up accelerator located in Downtown Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Twice a year we accept a new class of high-potential entrepreneurs who are committed to building their early-stage, high-potential businesses into self-sustaining enterprises. Launch provides the support, tools and knowledge needed to decrease risks, reduce go-to-market time, and accelerate the growth of your start-up.

Applications for Cohort 7 are now open! 

Apply here

The deadline to apply for Cohort 7 is November 20th. 

Info Sessions will be from 12:30-2:00 on November 4th, 11th and 18th.



Grow your startup in Chapel Hill

Learn more about our program and find out how your company can become a part of our award-winning accelerator here!



Chapel Hill named a top 5 entrepreneurial city by Entrepreneur Magazine

Chapel Hill placed number 5 in Entrepreneur Magazine's Top 50 cities for entrepreneurs to live and launch. The article cited Launch as a major factor for the town's high ranking. Other factors such as livability, access to venture capital and small business loans, and population also helped determine the rankings. Read the full article here.