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Entrepreneurship Lab Applications Open

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In collaboration with Design Technologies, we are excited to announce the second year of Entrepreneurship Lab NYC, a prestigious training and mentorship program for new life sciences and healthcare technology ventures in the City.    

Overview

Each year, ELabNYC recruits 20 talented individuals and teams passionate about the world of entrepreneurship and commercializing their innovations. It is a prestigious 6-month training and coaching program to support graduate students of science, post-docs, early-career researchers and engineers interested in forming new biotech and health tech ventures. No prior business experience necessary. The program features a mini-MBA course, strategic planning assistance, and access to a community of mentors.

Last year's inaugural cycle had 18 new ventures selected from a highly competitive pool of 80 applicants. These ventures are now commercializing innovations, ranging from medical devices and research tools to therapeutics and informatics platforms, with some generating revenue. 

Upcoming Events

To apply for this year’s Program and to join the growing and vibrant community of entrepreneurs, please submit your application by Friday, November 1stThe next 6-month program will launch in January 2014, with sessions to be held in mid-town Manhattan. 

For more information, visit the Entrepreneurship Lab website or attend an information session on Tuesday, October 8th. Questions can be forwarded to info@elabnyc.com.

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