Why I-Corps?

Why I-Corps?
67% of startups fail from a lack of feedback from experienced entrepreneurs. I-Corps™ offers researchers and scientists $50,000 team grants to test the commercial viability of their ideas.
 
Ready to move your innovation from the lab into the market?
The NSF Southwest I-Corps Node, in collaboration with the UTSA, is offering an innovative experience for entrepreneurial minded teams in San Antonio. With the assistance of NSF-certified I-Corps instructors and teams (2-4 founding members per team) will engage in an Official NSF I-Corps Regional Program focused on validating startup business plans and increase the potential for commercial success.
 
Program Format: Teams will follow the National Science Foundation I-Corps 3-Week Short Course curriculum:
·       May 16-Remote Launch (via GoToMeeting)
·       May 23-Opening Workshop
·       May 30-Mid-Term Review (via GoToMeeting)
·       June 13-Closing Workshop
 
For more information, contact Diego Capeletti at 458-6599 or diego.capeletti@utsa.edu.
I-Corps Regional Program Registration Open. Online application.