Programs

CITY INTENSIVES
CITY INTENSIVES

CITY Intensives are deep dives into subjects and topics. Each intensive will be led by an expert along with student leaders and mentors. Intensives will range in length from 1 day to several weeks. Topics we're diving into include Net-Zero, Food, Design Thinking, Social Innovation, Clinical Redesign, Blockchain, Public Art, Tactical Urbanism, and more! 

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CITY SUMMER FELLOWSHIP
CITY SUMMER FELLOWSHIP

An 8-week intensive summer bootcamp to incubate new companies and nonprofits. Teams can go from sketch to launch by summer’s end. Approximately 10 teams will be chosen in a highly competitive process. The fellowship includes $15,000 for the team, along with a rigorous sequence of workshops, sprints, mentorship, coaching, and pitch opportunities.

Dates: April-July, 2018
Priority Application deadline: February 15, 2018
Final Application deadline: March 28, 2018

 

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WE@YALE & YALE WOMEN INNOVATORS SERIES
WE@YALE & YALE WOMEN INNOVATORS SERIES

Women Entrepreneurs and Innovators at Yale is a cross-campus community in support of women and non-binary femme innovators and entrepreneurs providing skill-building, story-telling, and community.

Yale Women Innovators is a weekly event series that brings women entrepreneurs and innovators from around the country to share their stories and provide actionable skills training in storytelling and skill-building sessions.

Dates: Tuesdays, weekly. September. 2017-May 2018.

DETAILS & REGISTRATION FOR YALE WOMEN INNOVATORS SERIES

POP-UP WORKSHOPS
POP-UP WORKSHOPS

CITY will be hosting a wide range of one-off workshops that give students practical opportunities to develop and hone their innovative and entrepreneurial skills. Tracks will include: design thinking, lean startup, innovation practices, art+science, and professional skills for social entrepreneurs and tech startups.

Dates: Monthly, September 2017-June 2018.

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CITY STARTUP ACCELERATOR
CITY STARTUP ACCELERATOR

You: Have a killer startup idea. Or maybe just an instinct.
We: Work with you to test it, develop it, and turn it (maybe!) into a viable business.

The CITY Startup Accelerator is an intensive, iterative, hands-on, cohort-based program that delivers access to workshops, mentors, coaching, peer collaborators, and funding.

Dates: February-April 2018
Application deadline: Feb. 7, 2018

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CITY NONPROFIT ACCELERATOR
CITY NONPROFIT ACCELERATOR

You: Want to build a nonprofit, civic, arts, social, community, political, faith, or other nonprofit organization.
We: Help you design, refine, iterate, and launch it.

The CITY Nonprofit Accelerator is an intensive, iterative, hands-on, cohort-based program delivering access to funding, workshops, mentors, peer collaborators, and funding.

Dates: February-April 2018
Application deadline: Feb. 7, 2018

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CITY ORGANIZATIONAL CLINIC
CITY ORGANIZATIONAL CLINIC

A case- based clinic where students will develop skills and the innovative plans to take their student organization to the next level. Through 5 sessions spread out over the 10-week program, participants will explore tactics on how to address issues facing their organizations, like member buy-in, campus/community impact, organizational culture, diversity, and leadership transitions. Students will not only learn best practices, but also create tangible action plans to address these issues and implement them over the course of the semester. Student leaders from all types of organizations are encouraged to apply!

Dates: February-April 2018
Applications are now closed.

CITY INNOVATION ADVISORS
CITY INNOVATION ADVISORS

The CITY Innovation Advisors are a crackerjack team of experienced graduate & professional school students who staff the CITY Startup and Nonprofit Accelerators, and provide coaching in innovation and entrepreneurship to Yale organizations and startups of all kinds, from businesses to student clubs to academic departments and centers. Innovation Advisors help select, manage, and fund the Accelerators' portfolios.

Applications are now closed.