Saunders Summer Startup is a 10-week initiative at Rochester Institute of Technology, in conjunction with the Simone Center for Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship and supported by Saunders College of Business. The program is aimed at assisting entrepreneurs develop their business concepts to a point where they are ready to begin seeking angel investment.

Student teams from all majors and disciplines are invited to apply. Teams receive designated workspace, mentoring from faculty and alumni, guidance on business development, and financial resources including a stipend and the opportunity to earn grants to sustain their plans.

For more information on the application process, please visit the Simone Center's Summer Startup program webpage.

Saunders Summer Startup Video 2016

Saunders Summer Startup Video 2015