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Picture from Check the Summer Start Up Sprint, a “2- to 3-week intensive program is one of two bi-annual Startup Sprints for NYU undergrads, grad students & postdocs. Designed for current students (graduating in 2019 or later), the Sprint is an opportunity for early-stage teams to test the value of their solutions with potential customers through customer discovery and experimentation. The Summer Sprint offers either a $350 grant (for two-week participation) or $700 (for three-week participation), plus an opportunity
The NYU Prototyping Fund is a collaborative program offered by the Greenhouse at NYU Tandon MakerSpace and the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute that awards teams of students up to $500 in the first round of funding and up to $2000 in the second to be used to build hardware or software prototypes, and connects them with the resources, tools, and mentors they need to bring their ideas to life. We are currently accepting applications for the Spring ‘18 Prototyping Fund.
Paula Seligson, a graduate Business Journalism student at NYU, came to report on our 9th Prototyping Fund Showcase which took place early December at NYU Tandon MakerSpace. [youtube]
LifeSci NYC is looking for talented and dedicated students interested in pursuing careers in the life sciences sector. Host companies and organizations range from early-stage startups to large pharmaceutical and biotech firms, including BioHealthWays, Celmatix, Chimeron Bio, Deerfield, Envisagenics, Fesarius Therapeutics, Kinnos, Lucerna, Mirimus, NewYorkBIO, Pfizer, Roche, and the New York Stem Cell Foundation. Read more here.
    “For NYU Tandon’s Makerspace, the buzzing of energy and excitement is nothing new. True to its name, engineers and entrepreneurs regularly use the prototyping equipment available to them at the space to, well, make things. This time, however, the Makerspace buzzed for a different reason.   Posture Sensing is developing this data collection device to insert into headphones. A few months ago the Entrepreneurial Institute and the Greenhouse @ Tandon MakerSpace announced 15 awardees for the Fall