Green Technology Innovation Fellows

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Hoping to make a real-world impact with your green technology research? Explore commercialization of your innovation and develop an entrepreneurial mindset in the Green Technology Innovation Fellows program!

This program pairs doctoral researchers with MBA students to collaborate on practical technology-based startup creation. Through an exclusive six-credit workshop course, NBA 5185, cross-disciplinary teams will test their hypotheses and thereby de-risk their potential business models. Upon successful completion of the program, you’ll have the entrepreneurial judgment you need to either launch a startup based on your research or lead in the global transition to clean energy and climate technology. Plus, you will receive a certificate from the SC Johnson Graduate School of Management.

Ph.D. candidates in the third year or higher, as well as postdocs, who are conducting research related to sustainability, energy, environmental engineering, agritech, materials science, systems engineering, etc. are encouraged to apply. The program begins in August 2024 with monthly workshops throughout the academic year.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until Wednesday, March 27, 2024. Apply now:

Interested in learning more about the program? Attend an upcoming information session:

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