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Democratizing VR/AR Innovation

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VR First Lab Seed Support

VR First's Lab Seed Support Program is designed to enable and incentivize creators and educators interested in exploring the power and potential of virtual reality development. VR First Labs and Centers are designed to be the key locations for nurturing new talent in VR/AR development. Through the program, VR First has sponsored many hackathons and meetups through equipment support, and has established to date more than 50 labs worldwide. These VR First Labs span across all continents and many countries - from New Zealand and South Korea to the US and Brazil.

Join VR First and plant the seeds of innovation at your facility!

VR First's Lab Seed Support Program is driven by the initiative's philosophy of democratizing VR/AR innovation. By providing state-of-the-art hardware and software, VR First enables universities and students to start experimenting with the endless possibilities of VR/AR development. If you want to establish a VR First Lab in your institution and connect with other universities from all around the world, please contact us below.


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"Being part of VR First, and the linkages it provides to both commercial and academic partners, is imminently valuable and something we treasure."

Andrew W. Phelps, Director at MAGIC Lab (Rochester Institute of Technology, NY)

Engage, innovate, facilitate.

Apply for Lab Seed Support to become a VR First Lab within in your institution.

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