JumpStart Collegiate Generator LaunchVT HULA

Jumpstart Collegiate is a 10-week cohort-based business development program specifically for college students and recent grads.

Live in Burlington for the summer and get connected to the people and resources you need to build your startup!

The program is hosted at Generator and features ten 3-hour business workshops led by LaunchVT.

Students who are currently enrolled at a Vermont college, including those graduating in 2020, are welcome to apply. Generator will select 6-10 student businesses who will be eligible for:

        • Room & Board

        • 10 Business Workshops

        • Generator membership

        • Prototyping tools & support

        • Access to business experts

        • Public celebration event

Applications are due April 1st — apply today!

There are several options for participation and your school may provide funding if your startup qualifies.

A limited number of scholarships are available for qualified applicants, thanks to generous support from HULA

Comprehensive JumpStart Program

(Per entrepreneur)

  • Room (Champlain College Dorms):    $1,100
  • Stipend:  $1,000
  • Prototyping Lab Tool Certifications*:  $500
  • Generator Membership – 3 months: $375
  • Cohort workshop Instruction:  $450
  • Printed Curriculum Materials: $150
  • Program fee – Administration: $375


Total per entrepreneur:  $3,950

Minimum JumpStart Program

(Per entrepreneur)

  • No Room: $0
  • No Stipend: $0
  • No Prototyping Tool Access: $0
  • No Generator 24/7 Membership:  $0
  • Cohort workshop Instruction:  $450
  • Printed Curriculum Materials: $150
  • Program fee:  $375


Total per entrepreneur: $975

Customize your program – add to the minimum Jump Start program fee

 (Per entrepreneur)

  • Room (Champlain College Dorms): $1,100
  • Generator 24/7 membership – 3 months: $375
  • Prototyping Lab Tool Certifications*: $500

JumpStart Collegiate is made possible by our lead sponsor

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