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Spark! Incubator Program

Succeed with Free Entrepreneur Training

The Spark! Incubator is a free year-long program that will take you through the major stages of launching a new venture.

From ideation and customer discovery to investor readiness, the Spark! Incubator entrepreneur training program covers the bases in a fast-paced and lean-focused format offering you the right tools for success.

Work one-on-one with local mentors throughout the process to develop your idea and turn it into a reality.


  • Be a Liberty student
  • Attend Weekly Meetings
  • Be ready to succeed!


The Spark! Incubator Program includes the following:

  •  Students will focus on Lean principles, the entrepreneurial mindset and customer discovery
  •  Students will continue to develop their idea, understand their market and find their customers. Students are required to do surveys.
  • Students take action and continue to get their idea out there. Students learn and utilize the business model canvas to adjust their idea, if needed.
  • Students will narrow down their business model, test their market and continue to learn how they will make money.
  • Students will finalize their brand and learn to effectively communicate their business.
  • Students will focus on customer discovery, product and customer validation (Do people really want your idea?)
  • Students learn to effectively pitch and craft their sales strategy.
  • Students will reevaluate and either persevere or pivot their idea.

Submit your Spark! Tank Application

Spark! Tank Spring 2020

  • Apr. 2, 6:30 p.m.
  • Spark! Tank event School of Business Auditorium

After completing the Spark! Incubator program, you will then qualify for the Semi-Finals for Spark! Tank. At Spark! Tank, you’ll take 3-5 minutes and pitch your business idea to a panel of experts for a chance to receive prize money.

Spark! Tank prizes total of $10,000.

Read about Spark! Tank 2017: From donuts to drones, student entrepreneurs pitch ideas at ‘Spark! Tank’ event