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PayPal Startup Blueprint, by PayPal, is a global program that provides innovative startups with tools needed to grow and succeed. 

Holland & Knight is a global law firm with more than 1,000 lawyers and other professionals in 20 U.S. offices, as well as Bogotá and Mexico City. Among the nation's largest law firms, Holland & Knight provides representation in business, litigation, real estate and governmental law. Our Venture Capital and Emerging Companies Team advises a broad array of emerging companies on a local, national and global scale through each stage of their life cycles.  Our clients are engaged in a variety of technology-related industries.

Bring the Founder Institute to your City

The Founder Institute's mission is to build sustainable startup ecosystems across the globe that create over one million new startup jobs. In order for this mission to become a reality, we plan to launch programs in over 100 cities worldwide.

We are interested in launching in any city where there is sufficient demand for the program, no matter what the size or local infrastructure. If you would like to help bring the Founder Institute to your city, you can either Apply to Lead a Chapter, or vote for your city below.

    Vote For Your City 


    Check the list below to see if we have operations in your city. If your city is listed, then vote for your city to be notified when the next semester begins. If you don't see your city, submit your location, and if we get enough votes we will launch and notify you! 

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