Clean Energy Incubator

In partnership with the University of Texas at Austin and our commitment to sustainable and renewable energy innovation, the Venture Development Center has been awarded a Clean Energy grant by the State Energy Conservation Office (SECO). This grant will be used to establish a one-year clean energy incubator program and will provide support and resources to startups who are developing energy efficient and green technology startups in North Texas.

How It Works

Interested companies need to submit an online application by August 1st, 2017.

The program will run from September 1, 2017, through September 1, 2018. Upon completion of the 12-month program, each of the 5 selected companies will receive a check for $2k.

Each of the accepted teams will be eligible to apply for funding from the UT Dallas Seed Fund.

What We Offer

Free office space

Startup business mentoring

Community and events

Fundraising strategy and connections

Communication outreach and support



Submit an application by August 1st                   APPLY TODAY