Interested in participating in an NYU Startup Sprint? The J-Term Startup Sprint will be held virtually from January 12-22, 2021. Sprints are two-week programs that teach aspiring NYU entrepreneur teams to transform their ideas and inventions into businesses. Sprints challenge participants to deepen their understanding of their customers and build robust business models. NYU students, faculty & staff are welcome to apply.
Teams in the Sprint will experience:
- Expert startup coaching
- Daily skills-building workshops
- $1,000 grant funding
- $5,000 in perks
- Legal office hours
- A global NYU cohort
- And more!
Past participants have called the Startup Sprints “transformative and groundbreaking,” garnering a 9.6/10 average net promoter score from over 200 past participants! Last year program alumni raised over $4 million, and were accepted into Y-Combinator, won NYU Entrepreneurs Challenge, and went on to participate in the NYU Summer Launchpad program. Attend an info session to learn more.
Info session dates & RSVP links. Attending an info session is mandatory prior to applying.
- Tue 10/20, 4:30–6:00PM @ online: https://entrepreneur.nyu.edu/event/j-term-startup-sprint-info-session-1/
- Wed 11/4, 4:30–6:00PM @ online: https://entrepreneur.nyu.edu/event/j-term-startup-sprint-info-session-2/
- Tue 11/10, 4:30–6:00PM @ online: https://entrepreneur.nyu.edu/event/j-term-startup-sprint-info-session-3/
Application deadline: Mon, Nov 16 at 6pm
NYU students, faculty & staff are welcome to apply, from any global NYU site. Applications will open in late October.
J-Term Startup Sprint Dates: January 12-22, 2021.
The Sprint will take place virtually this year.