NYU-Yale Summer Accelerator Pitchoff 2017
For the third year in a row, inspiring young innovators who are building promising ventures will come together for a friendly pitchoff competition before a panel of judges at the NYU-Yale Pitchoff.
NYU and Yale competitors will be announced soon!
Join us for beer, good conversation and a battle to see which team can dazzle the audience and excite the judges and take home the grand prize & of course, bragging rights!
All teams are currently participating in a summer accelerator (either Yale's Summer Fellowship or NYU's Summer Launchpad) where they receive funding, collaborative workspace, and 1:1 mentorship to help them launch and grow their ventures.
Food, Drinks, and Networking to follow!
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About the NYU Summer Launchpad
The NYU Summer Launchpad offers graduating NYU student teams funding, workshops, speaker series, and mentorship to ground entrepreneurs in lean startup principles while simultaneously connecting them with leaders in the local startup ecosystem. During this 10-week summer accelerator program, student teams focus on growing their startups, taking up co-working space at the NYU Leslie eLab. The program is run by the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute.
About the YEI Fellowship
The YEI Fellowship is a competitive 10-week summer program for Yale’s most promising student and student-faculty startups. An intensive bootcamp, the fellowship helps students launch and grow their new business ventures with an award of $15,000 in grant funding to wholly dedicate their summers to learning and launching their business, imparting crucial skills, tactics and best practices in business fundamentals, and connecting teams to experienced mentors and investors in YEI’s extensive network. The program is run by the Yale Entrepreneurial Institute.