LaunchYU Experience

LaunchYU Experience

Are you a current York University student interested in creating a startup? LaunchYU has partnered with the School of Administrative Studies and the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies (LA&PS) for this exciting 4 month program that helps students gain experience building and launching a startup during the summer.

The program provides weekly workshops and one-on-one mentorship that help early-stage entrepreneurs as they explore entrepreneurship and start their ventures.

Who can apply?

All York University students are eligible to apply for this program.

Program Benefits

  • An engaging entrepreneurship experience for early-stage entrepreneurs
  • Access to experienced mentors that will help shape your ideas
  • Build a foundation that will give you a leg up when applying for the LaunchYU Accelerator
  • Make key industry connections that will help you build your network
  • Access to awards and government grants

Important Dates

  • Application Deadline
    March 31, 2019
  • Program Start Date
    May 6 2019
  • Graduation & Pitch Day
    September 18, 2019