Benefits

Seed Funding

Seed Funding

Elgible student teams can receive up to $5,000 in money and services per team to help them focus on developing the idea into a viable venture opportunity.

Scholarships

Scholarships

In addition to seed funding, certain student teams might be eligible for a scholarship from the Haile/US Bank College of Business. Only team members are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

Space

Space

Student teams will have access to free collaborative work space at the Haile US/Bank College of Business at Northern Kentucky University.

Advice and Mentoring

Advice and Mentoring

Students will receive venture and opportunity development advice from a deep bench of mentors including entrepreneurs, VCs, investment bankers, business angels, legal experts, etc.

Visibility

Visibility

Students will acquire exceptional presentation and networking skills through activities offered by The INKUBATOR.

Resources

Resources

In addition to the resources above, student teams will have access to resources at NKU, the local entrepreneurship/business community, and also resources outside of our region.

Outcomes

Outcomes/Deliverables

  1. Assessment of the feasibility of the idea
  2. Understanding and identifying target market
  3. Ability to identify knowledge gaps
  4. Building a well-rounded team
  5. Understanding of the competition
  6. Prototype/well-articulated concept

More Information

Email inkubator@nku.edu