Independent Activities Period (IAP)

MIT fuse

“This is perfect for you if … ” you want to roll up your sleeves and work as a full-time founder and make dramatic progress on your venture.

What: A hands-on, immersive startup accelerator

When: Monday January 8 – Thursday January 25, 2018

Time: Meets full-time Monday through Friday during the above dates

Credit: no

Solo or Team: Team preferred, but not required

Application Deadline: Thursday November 9 (if space allows, applications received after the 10th may be considered)

Decision Date: Friday November 17

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Application deadline for MIT fuse is Thursday, November 9 at 12 noon Eastern.

StartMIT

“This is perfect for you if … ” you are interested in entrepreneurship in general and are looking for inspiration from speakers and workshops that focus on the front-end of the entrepreneurial process such as mindset, ideation, and team formation.

What: A two-week introductory seminar with a range of activities and exercises

When: Monday January 8 – Tuesday January 23, 2018

Time: Meets 9:30 am – 4:00 pm over 11 days of classes and mentoring

Credit: 6 pass / fail credits

Solo or Team: solo

Application Deadline: Sunday November 19

Decision Date: Tuesday November 28

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Application deadline for StartMIT is Sunday, November 19.

Nuts & Bolts of New Ventures

“This is perfect for you if … ” you are interested in learning the practical essentials of new venture creation in just six short sessions … Nuts & Bolts is like a “nano-MBA in startups.”

What: A six evening crash course

When: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, January 23 – 25, 2018 and January 30 – February 1, 2018

Time: 6:00 – 9:00 pm each evening

Credit: 3 pass / fail credits

Solo or Team: solo

Application Deadline: no application required

Decision Date: Interested participants must register by Friday, January 12, 2018

Overview of 2017 Nuts & Bolts