Shulman Rogers
Shulman Rogers, a full service law firm with nearly 100 attorneys, provides corporate services including business planning, mergers and acquisitions, securities, employment, intellectual property, immigration, government contracting, tax, telecommunications, cybersecurity, corporate governance, as well as other areas. In addition, the firm has vast experience in real estate transactions, both commercial and residential closings, leasing, landlord-tenant, commercial development, acquisition, sales and related matters. Our litigators offer extensive experience in complex litigation, and all methods of dispute resolution including mediation and arbitration. Personal legal services include trust and estate planning, family law, real estate settlements, medical malpractice and personal injury.

Startup Our Vets

 

Through the Startup Our Veterans Fellowship, any U.S. veteran or service member who wants to start a technology company can apply to a U.S. Founder Institute chapter for free, and the best overall applicant from Washington DC will be invited to participate in the Founder Institute's step-by-step startup launch program for free as well.


Veterans and active service members possess the work ethic, high character, and strong leadership skills needed to launch meaningful and enduring technology companies. To inspire and enable the military community to build technology companies, the Founder Institute has partnered with Vet-Tech, the nation's leading startup accelerator for military veterans, to offer the "Startup Our Veterans" Fellowship.

Through this Fellowship, any U.S. veteran or service member who wants to start a technology company can apply to a U.S. Founder Institute chapter for free, and the best overall applicant from will be invited to participate in the Founder Institute's step-by-step startup launch program for free as well.

Learn more about the program at FI.co/vets.


Eligibility: In order to be eligible for the Startup Our Veterans Fellowship for the Washington DC Spring 2016 Semester, you must complete your application and admissions test by Saturday, April 30, 2016, using this link.


Grant: The recipient of the Startup Our Veterans Fellowship will be awarded within 5 days after the deadline.


Click here to apply for the Startup Our Veterans Fellowship.


Planning Solutions Group
Planning Solutions Group is a financial planning firm that specializes in developing innovative concepts for wealth creation and preservation. PSG is comprised of 3 partners with over 60 years of combined industry experience, a team of associate planners, and a dedicated support staff which includes two an attorney who provides advanced estate and tax planning solutions, and a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) for the development of creative investment strategies.

CONNECTPreneur

 

The CONNECTPreneur Fellowship is awarded to the most extraordinary applicant from the  CONNECTPreneur Community, giving them the opportunity to enroll in the Washington DC Founder Institute for free. The recipient will be recognized as somebody with the utmost potential to become a successful technology entrepreneur.


The Washington DC Founder Institute is excited to partner with an organization that shares our goal of fostering a strong local startup ecosystem: CONNECTPreneur, a quarterly forum of 350+ top IT entrepreneurs and investors in greater Washington DC region. Through the CONNECTPreneur Fellowship, everyone from the CONNECTPreneur community is invited to apply to the Washington DC Founder Institute for free, and the best overall applicant from the community will receive a Fellowship to participate in the program for free as well ($1,650 value).


Eligibility: In order to be eligible for the CONNECTPreneur Fellowship for the Washington DC Spring 2016 Semester, you must complete your application and admissions test by April 3, 2016, using this link.


Grant: The recipient of the CONNECTPreneur Fellowship will be awarded within 5 days after the deadline.


Click here to apply for the CONNECTPreneur Fellowship.


Promising Graduates from the Founder Institute in Europe

Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2012-10-18

Since launching our first European Chapter in Paris in 2010, the Founder Institute has Graduated 116 technology startups (approximately 18% of our 661 worldwide graduates). After recently doubling our presence in Europe with new chapter launches in Rome, Kyiv, Istanbul, Helsinki and Zagreb, we now operate in 10 European cities, and are on pace to launch over 250 European companies per year in 2013, generating as many as 1,000 new jobs per year. 

To celebrate our massive expansion in Europe, the Founder Institute will be hosting several events, and also travel across the continent next week. We also wanted to pay homage to some of our promising Founder Institute Europe graduates, who are listed below. 

If you would like to learn more, join a free upcoming event at http://fi.co/events.

Across the globe, approximately 42% of Founder Institute Graduates receive funding within 6 months of graduation (even though not all Graduates seek funding). Some notable European Founder Institute Graduates who have publicly launched include; 

 

2Houses.com

2Houses.com is an online platform that helps separated parents communicate, schedule, and organize around their children. They Graduated from the Brussels Founder Institute.

 

8th Color

Their first product, Sybil, is a developer talent management tool that helps managers assess developers’ skills by automatically analyzing their source code. They Graduated from the Brussels Founder Institute.

 

Autoreduc

Autoreduc is France's first group-buying and daily deal site for cars, and is planning to expand to other countries. They are a Graduate of the Paris Founder Institute

 

 

BuboBox

Bubobox is a plug and play video testimonial solution which allows companies to set up brand campaigns, video contests, or to integrate video testimonials on their site. They Graduated from the Brussels Founder Institute.

  

CleverScale

CleverScale offers a multi-CDN with a built-in analytics platform to accelerate performance for website. They Graduated from the Paris Founder Institute

  

 

Djengo

Djengo is a platform that facilitates ridesharing for home-work commuting across a company’s employees. They Graduated from the Brussels Founder Institute
 

  

Itembase

Itembase is a personal inventory service that helps consumers track, manage, and even sell the products they own. They Graduated from the Berlin Founder Institute

  

Ondango

Ondango offers innovative, user-friendly social commerce solutions for Facebook Pages. They Graduated from the Berlin Founder Institute

  

 

Paycento

Paycento is a social media-based micropayments platform that makes paying for online content as easy as a “Like”. They Graduated from the Brussels Founder Institute.

  

Peerby

Peerby is a website that enables consumers to rent goods from people nearby by asking around in their neighborhood. They Graduated from the Amsterdam Founder Institute

 

 

Super-Marmite

Super-Marmite is a social, location-based marketplace for homemade meals. They Graduated from the Paris Founder Institute

 

 

Syllabs

Syllabs provides web services for semantic analysis, that help text-intensive businesses make sense of their content. They Graduated from the Paris Founder Institute

 

 

If you or somebody you know could use expert training and feedback to launch a technology company in Europe, consider applying today.

 

Promising Graduates from the Founder Institute in Europe

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