The Accelerator Program is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs grow ideas into businesses by providing them with expertise, mentorship and key connections needed to fuel their success. Apply to jump start your business venture with the opportunity to pitch in front of our investors.

Ready to launch your startup? Submit your application below to EAP today. A member of the EAP team will contact you following your submission.



First Name *
Last Name *

Email *
Phone Number *

Cell Phone *
Company Name *

New or existing business *

Address *

City *
State *

Parish / County *
Zipcode *

How did you hear about us? *

Describe your product or service? *

How many employees do you have? *
Have you received other investment funding? *


Is the company privately held and is it located in northwest Louisiana or would it agree to relocate as needed? *

If the company relies on intellectual property ("IP") such as patents or trademarks for its competitive advantage, does the company (versus an individual) own or have any exclusive license(s) to the IP? *

Is the company pursuing a high-growth business strategy, as demonstrated by compound growth rates for sales and employment? *

Describe the critical milestones that must be achieved to advance your company, product, or service. *

How can EAP help? Select all that apply
FundingAdvisory ServicesNetworkingBusiness Plan DevelopmentCapital Access PlanningInvestment Pitch DevelopmentMentoring

Additional Questions

Is the business seeking outside investments? *

If you answered yes to the previous question, how much outside investment are you looking for?

Is the company minority-owned? *

Is the company women-owned? *


EAP collaborates with academic research institutions to better understand entrepreneurs and the entrepreneurial economy. By selecting "I Agree" you agree to allow sharing your business data anonymously with such sources as approved by EAP. You may be contacted by certain researchers seeking additional information for academic and effectiveness studies. *
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The Entrepreneurial Accelerator Program (EAP)  helps create wealth for entrepreneurs by analyzing viable ideas and products, matching them with informed investors, and nurturing them toward rewarding markets.