Deadline for Fall Ignition Grant is Sunday, Oct 12

Deadline for Fall Ignition Grant is Sunday, Oct 12

Apply for up to $1,500 to explore an idea, venture, or project. The Ignition Fund is ideal for students with early-stage and conceptual ideas. Any current student in the College or Conservatory is encouraged to apply. In addition to cash to support your work, C&L staff and alumni will provide hands-on support. Ignition grants are an ideal way to develop an application for LaunchU. Apply...
LaunchU Application Help Session Nov 3 – with Pizza and Snacks!

LaunchU Application Help Session Nov 3 – with Pizza and Snacks!

Hav questions? Need help with your LaunchU application? Just getting started? Trying to perfect your application? Sit down with students who’ve successfully completed LaunchU, and the LaunchU staff. The help session will be taking place November 3, from 4:30 – 8:30, in Wilder 101. Pizza and snacks will be provided. LaunchU is an intensive, three-week long winter term program designed to help you create the change you want to see in the world through entrepreneurship, broadly defined. The program includes a startup accelerator, bootcamp, and pitch competition for current students, faculty, and alumni launching or growing all types of ventures, including: Student organizations Tech Startups Social Ventures Arts Organizations & Ensembles Local Businesses Innovative Projects Participants selected for the Winter Term course compete for $45,000 in cash support of their venture in addition to expert coaching and practical support. For more information,...

Early Deadline for LaunchU Announced

Apply by Sunday October 12 to receive extra resources and coaching to help explore and research your project or venture.  You can then update your application before the November 9 final deadline. LaunchU is Oberlin’s third annual startup accelerator, bootcamp & pitch competition for current students, faculty and alumni launching or growing all types of ventures, including: Student organizations Tech Startups Social Ventures Arts Organizations & Ensembles Local Businesses Innovative Projects Participants selected for the Winter Term course compete for $45,000 in cash support of their venture in addition to expert coaching and practical support.   Click here to...