Innovation Scholars is supported by the National Science Foundation through a grant from the Innovation Corps (I-Corps) program.
Participants will learn best practices for innovative, team-based entrepreneurship through the I-Corps curriculum of Lean Launch and Business Model Canvas. This semester-long format provides real-world, hands-on learning experiences.
Open to all students and postdoctoral fellows at the University of South Alabama
Also open to approved partner institutions: Bishop State, Spring Hill College, University of Mobile
Create a virtual product, develop your own early-stage idea, or utilize existing technology.
Engage industry to identify knowledge gaps between a technology concept and a market-ready product.
Partner with faculty and entrepreneurial mentors to learn the art of customer discovery through hands-on, real-world, team-based learning.
Teams receive up to $2500 in support.
Begins Spring Semester 2018
Orientation January 4-5, 2018
Meets Mondays 3:30-5:30pm