Are you a student or youth interested in creating a startup? LaunchYU has partnered with the School of Administrative Studies, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies (LA&PS) and York Entrepreneurship Development Institute (YEDI) for this exciting new 4 month program that helps students and youth gain experience building and launching a startup during the summer.
The program provides workshops and one-on-one mentorship that help early-stage entrepreneurs as they explore entrepreneurship and start their ventures.
Who can apply?
York University Students, as well as students/youth (ages 15-29 years) from external community.
- 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
- Access to instructors from the # 1 ranked University-linked Accelerator in the world – YEDI
- York University B.Comm. students are eligible to receive course credit
- Access to cash awards
- Application Deadline
April 15, 2019
- Program Start Date
May 6 2019
- Graduation & Launch Day
End of August, 2019