DO YOU HAVE AN INTEREST IN INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND LIKE TO THINK BIG?
Join us for an exciting three-day entrepreneurial training and app development experience! The OFC Innovation and Entrepreneurship (I&E) Program is looking for 100 of the greatest young minds, who think critically, creatively, and are passionate about solving problems. Compete against your peers in a 72-hour workshop that will both challenge and reward you! Students will be tasked with developing solutions to business, social, or educational problems and then pitching their ideas to a panel of expert judges comprised of entrepreneurs, small business owners, executives, venture capitalists and other investors. Prizes have included an opportunity to attend Apple’s WWDC conference, Leadership Exchange Study Abroad Scholarship, Macbooks, and iPads to name a few.
The OFC Innovation and Entrepreneurship Conference is an optimum opportunity for students to learn, engage in hands-on exercises, and develop the three C’s of an Entrepreneurial Mindset: Curiosity, Connections, and Creating Value.
Location: Durham, NC
Dates: May 2018
APPLY TODAY IF YOU ARE:
– Enrolled in a full-time program of study at a four-year, degree-granting HBCU or PBI
-Freshman, Sophomore, or Junior during the fall of 2017.
– Willing to grow and learn in a collaborative environment
– Interested in learning how to develop or expand an entrepreneurial mindset
– All majors are encouraged to apply for the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Boot Camp.
The Application Deadline for OFC is Friday, March 2, 2018 at 11:59 pm EDT.