Co-found and develop a social venture over 10 weeks during your summer break. Join one of our teams of social entrepreneurs and innovators working to address the 17 Global Goals for Sustainable Development.
The biggest opportunity is post graduation:
It’s the opportunity to step into a leadership position (with equity) in a funded startup you co-founded.
Drive meaningful social change
Learn and apply a proven entrepreneurship framework
Build your network
Work with advisors from top companies
We provide everything a team of early-stage social entrepreneurs needs: a proven formula for launching startups, an accomplished peer group, unparalleled access to industry experts, free workspace, a stipend, and more.
Learn to apply a data-driven entrepreneurial framework to validate your social venture.
Work with advisors from organizations such as BlackRock, HSBC, Natixis, Acumen Fund, MIT Legatum Center, Michael & Susan Dell Foundation and Startupbootcamp.
Experienced mentors provide guidance in every skill required to create a successful venture: from business strategy to product development, marketing, sales, financial planning, pitch coaching and fundraising. You will have individual access to at least a dozen mentors and be connected to relevant industry experts who can move your social venture forward.
Get support in a vibrant peer environment. Problem solve with fellow entrepreneurs and innovators in a collaborative setting, designed to facilitate the exchange of ideas amongst the venture teams.
Sweat equity in the venture you work on
June 4 – Begin applying a data-driven approach to validate concepts
Aug 9 – Team pitch day
Milestone – Indication of customer interest and development of working prototype
Sept 17 – Get feedback from customers. Iterate on prototype
March 11 – Investor demo day
Milestone – Get a paying customer and raise seed capital
Want to make the world a better place?
Want to do good while doing well?
If you’re a social entrepreneur, innovator or university student with an interest in helping to launch a social venture, join our Social Impact Incubator Program.
Apply to Boston / New York 2018 Summer Incubator Program
Application Deadline: April 15th, 2018
Start Date: June 4th, 2018