Here some upcoming Opportunities for student entrepreneurs:
Venture Well E-Team program provides early-stage funding of up to $25,000 and cultivates opportunities for student STEM inventors and innovators to move ideas out of the lab and into the market. Attend our upcoming webinar on March 8 at 12:00 pm EST to learn more about the program.
Applications are due May 3 and October 4.
TechCo. Startup of the Year Competition
This program seeks diverse startups from all over the world, especially from areas that are newly emerging in the tech scene. It provides opportunities for startups to network with established brand leaders, investors and mentors in the tech industry and entrepreneurial ecosystem. Deadline April 20.
The Giles Student Entrepreneurs Fund,
Application Deadline: March 3rd, 2017
A grant fund for student entrepreneurs at Oregon State University funded by a generous contribution from Leon and Erica Giles. This fund offers grants ranging between $500 and $1500 for student entrepreneurs in LaunchAcademy and the Austin Venture Lab.
European Innovation Academy,
Application Deadline: March 31, 2017 (discounted rate applications due Feb. 28, 2017)
A 3-week long intense, immersive experience working in mixed discipline teams to launch innovations to the market. EIA provides students an experiential learning opportunity that provides insights into startup life. Please contact InnovationX if you are interested to apply, as there may be opportunities for stipends to apply towards the EIA program fee. Contact: InnovationX@oregonstate.edu with EIA in the subject line. Program is July 9 - July 28, 2017 in Italy.
Student Entrepreneur Program,
Application Deadline: March 10, 2017
A week-long workshop and conference for collegiate women entrepreneurs. Includes a pitch competition awarding $10,000 in seed capital. Attendance is FREE for those accepted including conference, travel, lodging and expenses. Conference is in Las Vegas, Nevada June 18 - 23, 2017.
Applications due April 5
A national competition offering university biomedical entrepreneurs the chance to win up to $10,000 and receive critical early-stage validation of their ideas.
Round 7 Call for Innovations
Deadline February 24
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Government of Norway, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Grand Challenges Canada (funded by the Government of Canada), the U.K.’s Department for International Development (DFID), and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) invite global problem solvers to answer their seventh call for groundbreaking prevention and treatment approaches for pregnant women and newborns in poor, hard-to-reach communities around the time of childbirth.
Future Agro Challenge: