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The Global Social Venture Competition is Open!! Apply by December 4th

The Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC) empowers the next generation of social entrepreneurs by providing them with mentoring, exposure, and over $80,000 in prizes to transform their ideas into ventures that address the world’s most pressing challenges. Teams from across the globe learn how to design scalable models through a process that emphasizes stakeholder discovery, […]

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Applications Open! 2018 Starr Summer Travel Research Grants

The India China Institute is calling applications for up to six $3,000 grants for The New School undergraduate and graduate students. Starr Summer Travel Research Grants aim to support independent study projects, or to defray the cost of attending a New School program in India or China. The funds can be used towards expenses such […]

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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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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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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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Unreasonable Institute & Rockefeller Launch Future Cities Accelerator

The Future Cities Accelerator exists to solve the challenges faced by poor or vulnerable populations living in U.S. cities. In order to do this, Unreasonable Institute is partnering with the Rockefeller Foundation to offer 10 grants of $100,000 to people most capable of solving these challenges and provide them what they need to get the job done at […]

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Apply Now for the Clinton Global Initiative University Innovation Fund!

Announcing the CGI U Innovation Fund The Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) has officially launched the CGI U Innovation Fund! This new CGI U funding competition aims to source, support, and feature the most effective, high-impact college student entrepreneurs and innovators worldwide by providing critical, early-stage seed funding. Selected scholars will receive funding to advance […]

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Parsons ELab Info Session on Sept 11

Parsons ELab 12-month Fellowship Program RSVP to Workshop on September 11 The Parsons Entrepreneurial Lab is announcing the date of its Fall Fellowship Program Workshop which will take place on Friday September 11, 2015 at 6pm to introduce alumni with brilliant entrepreneurial projects to its 12-month fellowship program. Book your calendars early on and stay […]

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Civic Accelerator, Apply by March 13

Together with the PwC Charitable Foundation and the Starbucks Foundation, the Civic Accelerator is seeking innovative social ventures that are designing solutions to society’s most intractable social issues with a gender lens. By designing products and services with a gender lens and inclusivity in mind, the Civic Accelerator can mitigate the barriers that affect women’s […]

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