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BSLL 2009 - CSU Student Venture Accelerator

  • Noncredit
  • Online

The CSU Institute for Entrepreneurship has launched a Student Venture Accelerator starting Summer 2023! This accelerator is designed to quickly get students teams from idea to go-to-market in 3 months, and sustainable growth beyond the accelerator. Please note, this is an immersive summer program that will require in-person participation. Venture teams selected for this program have the opportunity to receive up to $5,000+ in venture funding to support their early-stage operations and go-to-market strategies.

This program is open to all current CSU undergrad and graduate students as well as CSU Alumni that have graduated within the last year. This program kicks off with orientation during May 2023 and accelerator starts June 2023 - August 2023.

Noncredit courses do not produce academic credit nor appear on a Colorado State University academic transcript.

Please note that there are no refunds for open entry courses.

Important Information

PLEASE NOTE: Applications are required for this program ? Summer 2023 Applications are closed, and ventures have been selected. If you are interested in the Student Venture Accelerator, please apply for the Summer 2024 cohort. Interested parties, please reach out to Assistant Director, Rachel Roberts @

• Applications Due: March 1, 2023

• Announce Ventures Selected: April 1, 2023

• Orientation: May 22nd – May 26th

• Accelerator Program: June 2023 - August 2023

• Opportunity to receive up to $5,000+ in venture funding per team