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The 8th annual $100,000 NYU Technology Venture Competition, part of the larger $300,000 NYU Entrepreneurs Challenge, starts soon.  The Tech Venture Competition was created for NYU faculty, PhD students and researchers to support and fund the commercialization of their research and inventions. Over the past 7 years, researchers from virtually every NYU school/college have participated to receive support in their efforts to create a startup venture based on their research. Recent winners have included GeoPipe (Courant), Redesign Science (GSAS), Ephemeral Tattoos (Tandon), Physiclo (Medicine), Oculogica (Medicine) and RF
  Join us for the kick-off of the 3rd annual NYU Healthcare Makerthon!  Have an impact, use your skills and take your idea from concept to creation. You’ll be surrounded by a passionate community of innovators and experience the high energy weekend.  This is a must-attend event for YOU to meet like-minded individuals from across the University with the talent to build your team.  Join us on Thurs, Sept 14 to:  (1) Learn about the healthcare innovation
The NYU Prototyping Fund is a collaborative program offered by the Greenhouse at NYU Tandon School of Engineering 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. To learn more about the program: To apply:
Do you have a social venture idea that will create positive change in the world? The NYU Changemaker Challenge (CmC) is an opportunity for NYU undergraduate students to fulfill their visions of sustainable and scalable social change.  Through a comprehensive array of workshops and resources, students establish non-profits, for-profits or hybrid organizations that bring about positive social impact in communities across the country and around the world. Selected teams are awarded $1,000 seed grants, and
      On Tuesday 25 April, the Event Space at NYU Tandon MakerSpace was vibrant with teams of students presenting their prototypes and answering questions from a crowd of faculty, staff and students. It was exciting to see all the teams from the Prototyping Fund (a collaboration between the Greenhouse Program at NYU Tandon MakerSpace and the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute) come and share the prototypes they developed during the semester and most importantly, the