StartMIT

YOUR ON-RAMP TO THE ENTREPRENEURIAL WORLD @MIT

StartMIT is a 2-1/2 week program over January’s Independent Activities Period (IAP) that aims to give any student who is curious about entrepreneurship, an introduction to the skillset and spirit it requires, and exposure to the amazing resources available at MIT to continue the journey after the class.

The 2020 program will be held from Tuesday January 7 – Wednesday January 22, 2020.


Info Sessions & Application Information

We will be holding a series of Info Sessions where students can get more detailed information about both MIT fuse and StartMIT as well as have their questions answered by the program organizers.

Click any of the below dates to sign up for one of these sessions.

Monday October 28th, 12:00 – 1:00 pm, Room 4-144 – REGISTER

Tuesday October 29th, 12:00 – 1:00 pm, Trust Center E40-175 – REGISTER

Tuesday October 29th, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, Trust Center E40-163 – REGISTER

Friday November 1st, 12:00 – 1:00 pm, Room 24-112 – REGISTER


 

Application Deadline: Sunday November 24, 2019 at 11:59 pm Eastern

Teams/students will be notified of their acceptance status by Tuesday December 3rd and will need to confirm their participation by Tuesday December 10th.

Testimonials

“StartMIT helped me closing a long cycle of doubts and to start one that is grounded on the certainty that entrepreneurship is, indeed, for me too.” – Danilo Limoeiro, PhD Candidate

“This experience has changed my life and it amazes me every time I see the resources and speakers you guys have pulled together for us.” – Jason Tang, Undergraduate Student, School of Science

“The NYC field trip was simply extraordinary. From getting to see the blueprint to cities of the future to hearing the inspired words of Diane Von Fustenburg, this was indeed a journey to remember. ”  – Partap Singh Ahuja, Graduate Student, MBA