We are now looking for the next batch of Female Fellows, and there are over 10 Fellowships available for the upcoming Spring 2013 semesters across the globe. By Jonathan Greechan (Partner, The Founder Institute) As you may or may not know, we introduced the Female Founder Fellowship program two years ago in an effort to [...]
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Female Fellowship Program Spurs 62% Increase In Female Founder Institute Graduates, New Fellowships Available
Building Kits For Kids, Green Kid Crafts Shares Mother’s Love For Environmental Ethics With Children – Around The Country
Like so many children’s products, Green Kid Crafts is a mother’s invention, born out of need. By Penny Bauder (Founder, Green Kid Crafts) While I actually have a science background, and no business schooling whatsoever (although I am enrolled in The Founder Institute Fall 2012 Session and was just awarded the Female Founder Fellowship – [...]
Founder Institute’s Female Founder Fellowship program increased 30% female graduates globally. By Jonathan Greechan (Partner, The Founder Institute) Last year, we unveiled a new program – Female Founder Fellowship (FFF) – in an effort to grow the number of female technology founders by providing free course fees for our best female applicants. At the time, [...]
By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) You know the adage “two guys in a garage”? Well, not anymore — there are a new crop of accelerators, incubators and programs aimed at creating diverse and remarkably innovative startups. Thanks to this new trend in the startup industrial complex, “accelerators are offering the guidance to [...]
Currently, 16% of Founder Institute startups have a female founder. This ratio beats the average, but quite frankly the average sucks — and we know we can do better. Founder Institute is a pre-seed incubator launching a program designed to increase the number of females founders in technology. With a goal of launching 175 female-led [...]