Back to All Events

NYU-Yale Summer Accelerator Pitchoff

  • AWS Loft 350 West Broadway New York, NY, 10013 United States (map)

For the fifth 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.

Be there on Thurs, July 12th to hear from these rising stars from six seed-stage startups. Three teams represent New York University and three will represent Yale University

Join us for beer, good conversation and a battle to see which team can dazzle the audience, excite the judges and take home the grand prize & of course, bragging rights! 

NYU and Yale competitors will be announced soon! All six teams are currently participating in a summer accelerator, either Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale’s Summer Fellowship or NYU Summer Launchpad.

About the NYU Summer Launchpad

NYU Summer Launchpad is a 10-week accelerator for teams of NYU student entrepreneurs that provides $10,000 in grant funding (non-dilutive, zero equity), startup skills bootcamps, 1:1 coaching from NYC entrepreneurs and early stage investors, collaborative workspace for the summer, pro-bono legal incorporation counsel, web hosting credits and other perks to help get the ventures launched. The program is run by the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute.

About the Tsai CITY Summer Fellowship

The Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale’s Summer Fellowship is an 8-week intensive summer accelerator for incubating startups at Yale, bringing them ready to launch by the summer’s end. Approximately 15 teams are chosen each year to participate in the program where they receive an award of $15,000 in grant funding, tailored training in lean startup basics, mentorship, 1:1 coaching, dedicated incubator space for the summer, and a community of innovative and like-minded peers. 

Earlier Event: May 18
Hyperledger Training Workshop
Later Event: July 26
Tsai CITY Demo Day 2018