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ExF Entrepreneurs Take Top Spots at the 2022 Rafael Munguia Business Plan Pitch Competition

Expanding Frontiers’ Entrepreneur in Residence Apprenticeship (EIRA) Program graduates dominate the Rafael Munguia Business Plan Pitch Competition which was hosted by the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. 

Expanding Frontiers Signs Memorandum of Agreement with Texas A&M International University

Expanding Frontiers and Texas A&M International University have signed a Memorandum of Agreement to strengthen the ecosystem of innovation for commercial space in South Texas.

Expanding Frontiers to be a Concierge of NASA Technologies

Expanding Frontiers (ExF) and the NASA Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center just entered into a Space Act Agreement to bring NASA technologies to entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs in NewSpace City Brownsville and the surrounding region.

Third NewSpace City Brownsville Commercial Space Webinar: Women In Space

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Space Settlement Design Tournament - Spring 2021 Edition

In March 2021, Expanding Frontiers held a Space Settlement Design Tournament for students in the lower Rio Grande Valley. Click below to hear what some of them had to say about their experience.

Expanding Frontiers Wins Inaugural STEM Talent Challenge from U.S. Department of Commerce

Expanding Frontiers, which was started in Brownsville in 2019, was one of just seven incubator/accelerators across the country to win an award up to $300,000.

Brownsville Startup Accelerator Expanding Frontiers Wins EPIC Prize from Department of Energy

A nonprofit accelerator devoted to developing commercial space and energy startups in South Texas has won one of the U.S. Department of Energy’s prestigious Energy Prize for Innovation Clusters (EPIC).

Summer Entrepreneurs Space Academy (SESA) 2019

Over the span of three weeks, at the Space Entrepreneurship Summer Academy (SESA) a group of high school students from Brownsville, Texas began a journey into New Space.

Two Expanding Frontiers companies make the Startup Texas Line up!

The Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation (BCIC) announced the finalists for their inaugural StartUp Texas Pitch Summit today, taking place on Wednesday, July 8th 2020 at the Brownsville Performing Arts Academy.

The First NewSpace City Brownsville Commercial Space Webinar

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UTRGV, BISD, BCIC partner to offer future space settlement design competition

Eighty high school students from the Brownsville Independent School District competed recently in the first Space Settlement Design Tournament: 2050 Lunar Mining Settlement, at Veterans Memorial Early College High School.