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Skandalaris Center for Interdisciplinary Innovation and Entrepreneurship

What is it?

The Skandalaris Center‘s mission is to inspire and develop creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship at Washington University.

The center helps university innovators navigate the entrepreneurial process at every stage by:

  • facilitating connections with the right groups and opportunities
  • offering real‐world, venture-specific, practical-skills training
  • providing access to funding

Tell me more

Pitch a new idea at IdeaBounce® events, set up a meeting with a Skandalaris Center team member, or forge connections with WashU faculty, students, alumni, and the greater St. Louis business community. The center works to cultivate a thriving creative culture through one-on-one support, events, internship programs, competitions, and fellowships.

“One of the most valuable resources is the availability of the staff. I’ll send an email and get a response within the same day. I can stop by the Center and ask for help in revising my proposal and figuring out the next step.”

Who is it for?

All Washington University students, faculty, staff, and alumni from all levels and disciplines who are interested in innovation and entrepreneurship.

Get in touch

Contact sc@wustl.edu

Visit the Skandalaris Center website.

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