Accelerators/Incubators

AlphaLab is a startup accelerator program that provides everything from seed funding to office space to mentoring. The company also offers a program specifically for robotics and tech startups called AlphaLab Gear.

AlphaLab Gear is a nationally-ranked hardware accelerator program that takes companies from an initial idea or prototype, through engaging early customers, to fulfilling demand by manufacturing at scale.

Ascender is a hub for Pittsburgh’s starters and builders, providing programming, incubation, and coworking.¬†

With an estimated portfolio value of $20 billion, the Founder Institute is one of the top startup launch programs not just in Pittsburgh but throughout the world.

Located in Oakland, Idea Foundry is a non-profit organization that helps develop and commercialize innovations in Pittsburgh.

Life X Labs is a purpose-built space for collaboration and invention in the Life Sciences.

New Sun Rising provides programs and services which help social businesses and nonprofits plan, connect, and access resources to build vibrant communities.

SteelBridge Labs is an early-stage FinTech incubator. Organically grown from our experience as world-class management consultants, we identified the need to create a welcoming community for financial services technology companies.

The PGH Lab program provides a platform where local startups use technology to make the City of Pittsburgh more efficient, sustainable, and inclusive.

Startup Boost is a global pre-accelerator program that helps lead pre-seed stage startups towards Accelerators, Investment, and Revenue. Starting in April 2019, they will begin boosting startup success in Pittsburgh with no fee charged and no equity taken!