Iowa Venture School Fall Cohort


Venture School is an innovative training program focused on real-world experimentation, customer discovery, and Lean LaunchPad methodologies. This program uses the official National Science Foundation I-Corps curriculum to help high-potential startups turn their ideas into reality and existing businesses launch new ideas.


Venture School meets on Thursday nights, September 30 - November 11 from 5:30- 9 PM.


The cost is $299. Thanks to Dupaco Community Credit Union scholarships are available to help support registration costs and monetary awards can be won at the end of the program! To request a scholarship send an email to hello@innovationlab.us with the answers to these 6 questions.

  1. Your Name

  2. Company Name

  3. Contact info (email, phone number)

  4. Why do you want to participate in Venture School?

  5. Why do you need a scholarship?

  6. Tell us about your business idea.

Scholarships in the amount of $150 are available. We will respond to scholarship requests within 48 hours.


Need more info? Check out Venture School FAQ’s here.

Ready to sign up? Register Here. (choose the Dubuque location)