LAUNCH IN THE FAST LANE.

These cohort-based programs are designed specifically

to help high-potential founders rev up their progress.

NYU ENTREPRENEURS

CHALLENGE

The Entrepreneurs Challenge has long been the premier initiative for nurturing top entrepreneurial talent at NYU. Part startup accelerator and part venture competition, this program is open to the global NYU community.

NYU STERN VENTURE

FELLOWS PROGRAM

The Stern Venture Fellows (SVF) program provides a unique opportunity for Stern students and recent alumni to focus on their ventures full-time for 10 weeks during the summer.

All NYU students, alumni*, researchers

Startups in the prototyping stages and beyond

25-35 teams accepted

8 months (Sep-May)

Rigorous programming for founders needing structure and instruction

Programming builds foundational startup skills and know-how

One-on-one coaching

Prototyping grants available

Pro bono services from corporate sponsors

Up to $100K in investment

November application deadline

Stern students and recent alumni

Startups in the prototyping stages and beyond

5-15 fellows accepted

10 weeks (Jun-Aug)

Flexible schedule for founders needing freedom to execute against specific goals

Programming addresses individual founders’ needs

One-on-one coaching

Prototyping grants available

Pro bono services from corporate sponsors

$10K stipend per fellow

March application deadline