The program, one of only a few offered nationwide, provides 10 learners per program with 10 immersive and comprehensive days of instruction, covering strategies to start and grow one’s own business and provides tailored mentorship of the start-up and scale-up businesses via local members of SCORE.
Participants in the program develop comprehensive business plans, learn small business finance, develop a marketing plan, and participate in a business launch simulation. Those completing the program are eligible to compete for start-up capital, exclusive access to business mentorship, and more.
The initial cohort begins February 23rd and ends on April 15th. It is currently offered in a virtual format, and certification will be based on the successful completion of the program and passing all associated tests.