Apply for the Idea Incubator


September 30th – December 9th, 2020

  • Application Opens: July 30th, 2020
  • Application Deadline: Monday, September 14th, 2020 at 8:00 am
  • Idea Incubator Cohort selection: Tuesday, September 15th
  • Idea Incubator 10-week Class Fee: $200
  • Fall Idea Incubator Cohort: Sep 30th-Dec 9th 2020. No class the week of Thanksgiving. Attendance at all classes is required. 
  • Classes: Cohort sessions are held every Wednesday from 6:00 – 8:00 pm
  • Location: Zoom Video Calls

Our 10-week Business Start-up Idea Incubator includes in-depth curriculum that teaches entrepreneurs not only how to map out a great idea, but also how to launch their business successfully. 

*The Idea Incubator is a prerequisite for the Great Social Enterprise Pitch competition so classes include additional education on integrating social and environmental impact through your business model. 

Application: 10-Week Idea Incubator

Complete this application to be considered for the 10-week Idea Incubator. If you're accepted, the class fee is $200 and is due before classes begin.
  • ISSUE:

  • GUIDING NOTE: What issues in the community could your business help solve.

  • GUIDING NOTE: A business model is a company's plan for generating revenues and profits. It includes the components and functions of the business, including expenses

  • Be specific by including age, gender, demographics, and other details that describe the typical person who will buy your product or service


  • Start up: Are you currently in business?

    If you are in business, please complete the following questions. Proceed to the end if you are in the idea phase.

  • Select "Sole Proprietor" if you have not legally registered as one of the other entities
  • Finances:

  • In other words, the dollar amount of all the sales your business generated in the year.
  • Profit equals revenue minus expenses
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.