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.

Launch Now Accepting Applications for Cohort 6!

Find out how your company can become a part of our award-winning accelerator program here!



Launch Chapel Hill - A Top 5 University Business Accelerator 

Launch Chapel Hill is proud to be listed on the UBI Global Index as one of the top 5 university-based accelerator programs in North America. The UBI rankings are based on economic impact, access to funding, and venture performance after program completion.