Apply Now

Thank you for your interest in LaunchRALEIGH.   You are welcome to apply now for the Fall 2018 class. We expect to begin interviewing in August. In the meantime, you will be added to our distribution list so that you can begin to participate in networking events and receive other useful information.

Who's Eligible

LaunchRALEIGH is open to current small business owners who would benefit from the combination of business and financial resources that LaunchRALEIGH provides. Entrepreneurs with great new business ideas will also be considered.



  • Must live, work or prove a direct impact in Southeast Raleigh

  • Ability to supply product or service that can generate profit

  • Demonstrate need for financial and business resources

  • Be interviewed by selection committee

  • Complete business training once a week for 8 weeks

  • Develop business plan and budget

  • Willingness to meet and/or communicate regularly with assigned business mentor

  • Ability to repay micro-loan, in regular installments, within 12-18 months of receipt of loan

LaunchRALEIGH Application

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Summarize your existing business

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If you are not yet in business, summarize your new business idea:


About Us

LaunchRALEIGH strives to develop successful entrepreneurs who have limited access to financial and business resources.



  Raleigh, NC