Press release

accelerator season

November 14, 2019

We’re now accepting applications for two accelerators! Each have unique missions, but both are focused on growing businesses while leverage our network of advisors, industry leaders and resources.


Launch Lane


The University City Science Center’s Launch Lane accelerator seeks applications for technology or technology-enabled companies with a prototype ready to be deployed in a commercial setting. These technologies can include both hardware and software solutions and services that are innovative with high commercial viability.


Application Deadline: December 9th

Global Startup Accelerator


 The Global Startup Accelerator is now accepting applications!  The second GSA cohort, designed in partnership between the Science Center and the Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians, will support companies in Greater Philadelphia looking to expand to the Indian market. This cohort will accept up to 25 applicants focused on improving population health through technology.

Application Deadline: December 1st