Apply to XRC Cohort 5 – Application Deadline 11/3 – 100K Funding

The deadline is fast approaching for the XRC Cohort 5 Program application so hurry up and apply for the opportunity to be part of the new Cohort!

XRC Program Startup Benefits:
  • Funding: 100k Net
  • Work Space on the Parsons Campus
  • Access to a Network of top-tier Brands and Retailers
  • Access to a Great Network of Industry Mentors
  • Access to Investors
XRC Labs is an innovation accelerator for the next generation of disruptors in the retail and consumer goods sectors. A venture sponsored by world-class retailers and brands as well as founding sponsor organizations Kurt Salmon and Parsons School of Design at the New School, XRC Labs’ mission is to create an ecosystem of entrepreneurs, and partners who are able to rapidly design, launch, and iterate cutting-edge retail and consumer technologies, products, and services. XRC distinguishes itself by providing a unique wealth of influential sponsors, partners, investors, and advisors deeply rooted in the retail and consumer goods industries to its cohorts. XRC Labs sponsors include Intel, TJX, Best buy, Ralph Lauren, The GAP, Lowes, NACDS, NRF, RiLA, and Shoptalk, each of which plays active roles in the XRC Labs ecosystem.
If you know any entrepreneurs from the Parsons/ New School network who are disrupting fashion and retail please share this information and the link for them to apply HEREIf anyone is interested and would like more information on the program or expresses interest beyond the deadline please have them contact