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Tory Burch Fellows Program

Applications for the Tory Burch Fellows Program are now open. The Tory Burch fellowship is a 1 year program that is designed for women entrepreneurs who run a for-profit early stage venture that is generating between $25,000 – $500,000 annually in revenue. Fellows receive a $10,000 grant with the opportunity to win a larger investment. […]

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Check out Catalyst – a 6 month pre-acceleration program for early stage social tech!

Blue Ridge Labs @ Robin Hood has recently opened applications for Catalyst, a six-month incubation program to help promising social entrepreneurs who are building technology-enabled solutions to help low-income Americans. Catalyst is designed for social entrepreneurs at a pivotal moment in their evolution – after discovery but before acceleration – when they need time, funding, […]

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Don’t miss the CGI U deadline 11:59pm, May 10th!

Hosted by President Clinton and Chelsea Clinton, the 10th annual CGI U meeting will take place October 13-15, 2017 at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. Through the CGI University Network and other opportunities, over $750,000 in funding will be available to select CGI U 2017 students to help them turn their ideas into action. You […]

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CGI U 2017 Announced! Apply Now!

The next CGI U 2017 meeting was just announced and will be taking place at Northeastern University next fall from October 13-15. Hosted by President Bill Clinton and Chelsea Clinton, the 10th annual CGI U meeting will gather more than 1,000 innovative student leaders to make Commitments to Action that address some of the world’s most […]

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Prized Solutions: Reimagining NYC Deadline Approaching!

Don’t forget to apply for Prized Solutions: Reimagining NYC, a contest from The New School’s Center for NYC Affairs. Prized Solutions: Reimagining NYC recognizes outstanding work that individuals are doing within and outside of the classroom environment. This opportunity is geared to those willing to offer fresh analysis, approaches, and strategies to some of the […]

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An Innovation Challenge for Native Changemakers

Catapult Design and the Native American Business Incubator Network (NABIN) are teaming up to host a design competition open to Native American individuals, teams, or organizations with a sustainable model for creating change in Southwestern tribal communities. They are seeking exceptional leaders who are in the idea phase, startup phase, or mid-growth phase of a venture […]

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Prized Solutions: Reimagining NYC

Prized Solutions: Reimagining NYC offers all students at The New School the unique opportunity to share their well-developed, pre-existing projects with a broader audience through an ideas competition. This contest is geared to those offering fresh analysis and approaches to some of the toughest issues facing the city, such as improving schools, homelessness, and reducing […]

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NYC BigApps is Back! Don’t miss the 2017 Launch event on 1/12!

NYC BigApps 2017 is open and will officially launch on Thursday, January 12, with a public event at Grand Central Tech. The event will feature speakers from the City, partners, and workshop time to begin ideating on solutions. Register here to attend the launch event. They encourage designers, developers, entrepreneurs, students, and New Yorkers at […]

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The New School Receives $420k from the Kauffman Foundation to Support Impact Entrepreneurs

The Kauffman Foundation recently announced that it has awarded a $420,000 grant through its Inclusion Challenge to support the new Impact Entrepreneurship Initiative at The New School. The Kauffman Inclusion Challenge was designed to support institutions that are developing the capacity of women and people of color so that they succeed as entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs who […]

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New Competition from MetLife Foundation: Inclusion Plus India!

Inclusion Plus is an innovation competition from MetLife Foundation seeking solutions that accelerate financial inclusion in India. Participants will receive direct feedback from PNB MetLife judges and will work one-on-one with mentors. Entries advancing in the competition will have the opportunity to gain media exposure and compete for a grant pool totaling $150,000 USD. APPLY Do […]

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