Calling all Student Entrepreneurs and University Startups
Plug and Play Tech Center in Silicon Valley has a series of amazing programs planned for the summer! We welcome all interested participants to apply to these 2 exciting opportunities:
Plug & Play University EXPO, May 19
20 of the best university business plan competition winners and startups will be selected to give a 3-min elevator pitch on stage to a live audience of VCs, Angel Investors, Corporate and Media partners. The top teams, as chosen by a panel of investors, will be invited to take part in our Startup Camp program - Plug and Play University Expo Website
Startup Camp, 3-month program, Jun-Aug
20 university startup teams will be selected to participate in a 3-month acceleration program over the summer, where they will receive coaching and mentorship from the Plug & Play network as well as pitching opportunities with VC and Angel investors – Plug and Play Startup Camp Website
The goal for the program is to learn from Silicon Valley’s culture, build your company and depending on the stage of the company, get funding:
- $25,000 pre-seed funding
- Up to $800k seed funding
- $2-3 million Series A
We welcome companies to join us, and build the next Google, DropBox and Zoosk together.
Plug and Play’s 3-month acceleration highlight events include:
- May 19th – UniversityEXPO
- July 5th – Plug and Play University
- August 11th – StartupCampEXPO
2010 UniversityEXPO winner, Black Locus (from Carnegie Mellon) is closing their Series A round now!