Climate Tech-focused Women Entrepreneurs

WE (Women Entrepreneurs) Cornell is accepting applications from climate tech-focused Ph.D. and postdoc researchers for Phase II of the program starting on January 20!

About WE Cornell

WE Cornell is a cohort-based program that empowers deep tech graduate, PhD, and post-doctoral scholars at Cornell University to commercialize their innovations and overcome the challenges of leading a technology-based business. With the effects of climate change becoming increasingly evident in our society, those conducting research in the climate tech space are encouraged to apply, advancing innovations that have the potential to save our planet. Combining a proven entrepreneurship curriculum with a focus on leadership development and empowerment, participants will finish the program not only prepared to take the next steps in their entrepreneurship journey, but provide solutions that could help solve some of the world’s most pressing problems.  

Phase II of the program starts on January 20 and consists of a two-day Interview Bootcamp in which participants learn the ropes of conducting customer discovery interviews, five workshops to help participants feel confident in the fundamentals of entrepreneurship, and meetings with experienced mentors. Further details and the application can be found here