NVC Summer Accelerator

Summer Accelerator Showcase

June 21, 2018


​New Venture Challenge Accelerator Summer Program

May 14 - June 21, 2018

Winners of the NVCA Award at the 2018 New Venture Competition

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NVCA Summer Program Details

The Entrepreneurship team at CMU is piloting a new summer accelerator program.  This was awarded to two teams during the 2018 New Venture Competition.  The program is a six-week experience starting May 14 and ending June 21.  Each venture that won the award will receive:

  • Legal services to be provided by our sponsor (services may, for example, be used to form and finance your startup)
  • A contribution of $2500 per venture which can be used to cover housing and meals during the 6 week period
  • Creative working space on campus
  • Hands on support from a team of experienced mentors
  • Access to other resources to help grow your startup
  • Invitations to entrepreneurial events and venues in Michigan
  • Showcase Event presentation to potential investors on June 21

Each venture will also receive an additional investment of $5,000 to be made from our sponsor at the end of the program.