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Columbia Startup Lab - Summer


Through exciting programming with industry leaders, tailored advisory support, a network of peers and optional co-working space, CSL - Summer fosters a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship for rising second year Columbia Business School students who are committed to advancing their ventures.

Criteria

Those who meet the following are encouraged to apply:

CSL members will be expected to meet with an advisor, define and report in on milestones, make progress on their ventures, and give back to the other teams in the program.

There is no cost to students for program participation.

Summer 2016 Deadlines

Please check back in spring 2016 for application guidelines.

Application Requirements

If you have questions, please contact Sandra Merrill skm2147@columbia.edu.

Interested in working at a start-up over the summer instead?  Contact Mark Jordan in the Career Management Center for MBA-appropriate summer internship opportunities:

Mark Jordan
Associate Director, Business Development
Columbia Business School Career Management Center
212-854-1926
mrj2123@columbia.edu
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  • Current MBA or EMBA student who will be enrolled at Columbia Business School through the fall semester
  • Defined venture idea including business model and rough market sizing
  • Commitment to work on venture during June through August. Note: those with internships/jobs or taking courses may apply if they plan to work on their venture as well
  • Available and committed to attending several lunch ‘n learn and evening panel events throughout the summer
  • Available and committed to attending two coaching sessions throughout the summer
  • CSL summer applicants may apply as individuals or as formed teams
  • You must apply with at least a well-articulated business plan if not a prototype or minimal viable product
  • All teams must include at least one currently enrolled CBS student who will be returning to campus during the academic year

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Fall 2015 Events

September 29, 2015
12:30 - 2:00 PM 
IE@Columbia Program Information Session

October 1, 2015
12:30 2:00 PM 
Lang Center Information Session

October 6, 2015
1:00 - 2:00 PM 
IE@Columbia Program Information Session

October 7, 2015
Startup Networking Night

October 26, 2015
6:30 - 8:30 PM 
Entrepreneurs in Residence Program Kick-Off Event 

October 27, 2015
6:30 - 9:00 PM 
Annual Fall Venture Fair 

October 29, 2015
12:30 - 2:00 PM
IE@Columbia Program Information Session

November 11, 2015
Entrepreneurial Alumni Networking Event 

December 2, 2015
6:00 - 9:00 PM
IE@Columbia Program Admissions Event 

December 4, 2015
9:00 - 5:00 PM
The Entrepreneurial Greenhouse Program Admissions Event