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The 2019 Annual Report is up!

Discover what the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute has accomplished & what we plan to do next!

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Summer Accelerator 2020 Cohorts

Meet the teams in the NYU Summer Launchpad and Startup Sprint cohorts!

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Leslie eLab

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Startup Journey

Startup Journey

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Featured NYU Startups

Featured NYU Startups

Get to know exciting startups built by NYU entrepreneurs

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Innovation Venture Fund

Innovation Venture Fund

This seed stage fund invests in NYU founded startups

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Upcoming Events

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  • NYU $300K Entrepreneurs Challenge: Finals & Awards Ceremony

    Friday, June 12, 2020 05:00pm ‐ 06:30pm
    online | map

    AND THE WINNER IS… The $300K Entrepreneurs Challenge at the NYU Stern School of Business is one of the largest and most innovative accelerator programs in the world. This year, more than 305 students, alumni and faculty members from 21 schools and divisions across NYU’s global campuses entered to compete for a combined $300,000 in cash and startup services. Over the past eight months, thes...

  • Female Founders Lunch - June 2020

    Friday, June 19, 2020 12:00pm ‐ 02:00pm
    New York, NY 10003 | map

    Join the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute virtually for a networking lunch on Friday, June 19th, from 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM to meet local female founders and investors. Our guest speaker will share her startup stories and we’ll discuss resources for female founders in creating innovative businesses at NYU. If you're a female founder working on a a startup and want to meet others working in the space,...

  • 7th Annual NYU-Yale Summer Accelerator Pitchoff

    Thursday, July 09, 2020 04:00pm ‐ 06:00pm
    Zoom link will be sent before the event | map

    For the seventh year in a row, inspiring young innovators who are building promising ventures will come together (virtually) for a friendly pitchoff competition before a panel of judges at the NYU-Yale Pitchoff. Join us on Thurs, July 9th to hear from these rising stars from six seed-stage startups. Three teams represent New York University and three will represent Yale University.  Watch on...

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