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Mountaineers solve big problems. Whether you are a student, faculty, or WVU community member, the Mountaineer Innovation Ecosystem is here to help you succeed on your innovation journey.

An Ecosystem of support and resources

Not sure where to start your innovation journey? Or what resources are available? We are here to help. Look through the Ideate - Innovate - Create roadmap below and see the resources that are available to help you grow your innovation.

Evolving Energy Conference

Join us September 20-21, 2023 at the Evolving Energy Conference. Hear from subject matter experts and industry leaders as we discuss the future of energy and our region's important role.

Evolving Energy Conference

NSF I-Corps

Are you ready to advance your idea into a product or service? The NSF I-Corps program offered through WVU will give you first hand experience with building a business model and how to connect with customers. Click here to learn about funding through I-Corps and to see upcoming course dates.

I-Corps Courses


Are you ready to start your Innovation journey? See how the Mountaineer Innovation Ecosystem can get you going.



Prototyping, funding, partnering - we have what you need. See what resources are available to move your idea from concept to reality.



Starting a business can be hard, but we are here to help. Learn about the broader innovation ecosystem and resources to help you continue creating.


Learn. Grow. Build.

Check out our upcoming programs to see how you can take your technology from idea to reality.


FAQ and Feedback

See answers to common questions and leave us feedback on how the Mountaineer Innovation Ecosystem can grow and support you.

See Frequently Asked Questions