Programs & Funds

Zell Entrepreneurs Program

This elite program is designed to provide support to students who are preparing to launch their companies upon graduation. The selected students will receive up to $10,000 in support and resources to get their ventures launch ready, through intense mentorship and prototyping the new product or system they intend to introduce to market. Zell Entrepreneurs may also be invited to work with students at other Zell Centers, including locations in Israel and Chicago. Participants will have an opportunity to apply for financial investment in the $10 million Zell Founders Fund. Academic credit is not available for participation in this program.

Interested students please contact Michele Thomas, michtho@umich.edu. The application deadline is Sunday, September 25, 2016.

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