The Drake University Lorentzen New Venture Student Hatchery is a summer program designed to help students gain an unprecedented opportunity to start their business while still in school, and under the mentorship of experienced entrepreneurs. Students or teams of students selected to the program could receive a stipend up to $10,000 to cover costs and expenses (housing, startup, and other expenses).
Current Drake students who:
Applications will be accepted from Friday, March 14 through Friday, April 4, 2014, and must be filed by 5:00 p.m. on the final date. Students who apply and are selected for an interview must be prepared to present their business proposal before a panel prior to being accepted into the program. Participants who are selected for the interview must be available on Friday, April 11. For the 2014 Summer session, there are two available spots for individual students or teams of students. The stipend for this year is:
Download the Lorentzen Hatchery application.
If you have any questions, please contact the Entrepreneurship Center in Aliber Hall or email us.