Your EUREKA Opportunity Awaits….

Participating corporations benefit from developing in-house talent, finding next-gen employees, and gaining access to innovative products and services that transform their business. Through the EUREKA program, entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs turn innovative tech ideas into validated business plans with the help of our software platform, expert mentors, and student project teams.



  • Mentor-guided innovation journey with 14-week curriculum
  • Software platform supports developing validated & actionable business plans
  • Student teams accomplish mission-critical work
  • Business community participates as early validators and potential adopters
  • Innovators receive ongoing ITEN commercialization support
  • Tech initiatives become a well-planned, marketable business

How Do You Participate in EUREKA?

Corporations, mentors, and educational institutions help EUREKA innovators avoid the pitfalls of wasted time and money while driving meaningful economic development and corporate growth through validated technology solutions. You can help change the world, solve the next great challenge, and mold the future through viable innovation!


Avoid start-up missteps and expenses that slow progress with business education and mentorship that can turn your idea into a marketable reality!


Scale-up and enhance your workforce as you meet technological demands with innovation and talent that sets you apart from your competition!


Help solve a need and be part of something bigger as you guide an entrepreneur on the journey to a marketable product!


Earn real-life entrepreneurial experience and be on a team that creates a viable tech solution that could change the world!

ITEN’s EUREKA program is open to all early stage tech entrepreneurs and corporate intrapreneurs and is embedded within the academic and business communities to establish a strong foundation of partnership and collaboration. This model provides direct benefits to startups, businesses, and students as they collaboratively solve real-world problems that shape our community and economy for the future.


Lindenwood University advances entrepreneurship and innovation by offering students the opportunity to participate in EUREKA, where they obtain real-life professional experience and business knowledge by helping program participants validate their ideas and advance toward Minimum Viable Product (MVP) stage. Students work hands-on with entrepreneurs/intrapreneurs, mentors, and corporations, creating a robust innovation community that delivers positive economic impact.