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Innovate! Celebrate! is the Baker Institute's annual entrepreneurship awards dinner, featuring the Joan F. and John M. Thalheimer '55 EUREKA! Grand Prize Pitch Competition. Every April, the Baker Institute brings together students, faculty, alumni, and generous supporters to celebrate Lehigh University's top talent in entrepreneurial thinking and doing.

Pitch Finalists go head-to-head on April 16.
Stay tuned to see who emerges victorious and wins the $5,000 prize!

Hatchery

  • Startup Inspiration

  • Ideation

  • How to go from Zero-to-One

eureka!

  • Business model validation

  • Product/service validation

  • Customer development

lehigh ventures
lab

  • Launch

  • Strategic Execution

  • Early Growth

"Six months ago I was just a bio-medical engineer. I was a scientist. And Lehigh's Baker Institute in six months has transformed me into an entrepreneur," - Giana Jarrah '22

But we're fueling more than venture founders. We're also inviting students, faculty and staff  who may not think of themselves as entrepreneurs to walk in with a traditional career path in mind, and walk out with an entrepreneurial mindset that will create value and solve problems in any professional setting.

WHAT DO ENTREPRENEURSHIP
CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION
LOOK LIKE ON CAMPUS?


HEAR FROM STUDENTS WHO'VE WALKED IN WITH AN IDEA AND LEFT WITH INSPIRATION...YOU COULD BE NEXT!

Baker Institute Student Entrepreneur Eliza Wastcoat
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