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Healthy competition makes
for a healthy economy.

Welcome to Alabama Launchpad.

Started in 2006, Alabama Launchpad is the state’s most active early-stage seed fund investor, driving innovation and job growth through startup competitions and ongoing mentoring for Alabama entrepreneurs.

Since 2006, Alabama Launchpad has funded:

EDPA Investment
$+ Million
Current Valuation
$ Million

A simple mantra for success.

Start. Stay. Grow.

We want to help turn great ideas into small companies that become big companies that make our whole state brighter, bolder and better than ever.

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Alabama Launchpad is a program of EDPA.

For 30 years, the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama has been a catalyst for economic growth in the state. During that time, the Partnership has contributed to Alabama’s greatest economic development successes. A totally private, nonprofit organization, EDPA is uniquely positioned to partner with state, local, and private entities involved in Alabama’s economic development efforts.