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A-State Innovation System


A-State Innovate is an entrepreneur’s ecosystem led by the Delta Center for Economic Development (DCED). It is an outreach organization of the institution that was established to support and coordinate economic development initiatives throughout the state and greater Delta region.

By integrating innovation, support for
start-ups, technology ransfer, and a portfolio
of partnerships with businesses and communities, A-State Innovate offers opportunities for entrepreneurs interested in connecting
to business resources and helps bring ideas to
the marketplace.

As higher education is called upon to meet new and significant challenges facing a global society, A-State Innovate is positioned to lead the way by doing what A-State has always done: putting knowledge and research together to make our communities stronger.

Join us as we innovate, inspire, and empower to create sustainable prosperity for the common good. Be part of our network of innovators, and visit us at one or all of our three locations:

Upcoming Events

2024 Entrepreneurship Training Series

The Entrepreneurship Training Series will provide an opportunity to learn about Arkansas Delta success stories in entrepreneurship, fundamentals for pursuing your entrepreneurial project and information on support resources.

April 11, 18, 25 / 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Delta Center, Room 201
319 University Loop, Jonesboro, Ark.

Registration Fee: FREE

Register Here >>

A-State Innovate offers opportunities for entrepreneurs to connect to business resources at the university and in the community.

We can help with:

  • Patents
  • Engineering
  • Prototyping
  • Finance
  • Outsourcing
  • Design
  • Marketing