Launch Tank

Welcome to the 2023 Singing River Trail Launch Tank Competition.

The Singing River Trail Launch Tank is a "Shark Tank" style event offering prizes and recognition for talented entrepreneurs from eight counties including Colbert, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Marshall, and Morgan counties. Please complete the quick application below, and if you are selected, you will present live on March 20, 2023 at Athens State University, to our panel of judges. Winners will be chosen and announced at the competition. Current and potential entrepreneurs are eligible, and thank you for your consideration!

Up to $20,000 in cash and prizes available to the winners


Mike & Meeka Photo

2022 SRT Launch Tank Highlights



Key Dates:

  • February 24, 2023 – Application Closes
  • March 6, 2023 – Launch Tank Finalists Announced
  • March 20, 2023 – SRT Launch Tank at Athens State University


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