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Through the 100Vets 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 each chapter 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 100Vets 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

Eligibility: In order to be eligible for the 100Vets Fellowship for the upcoming semester, you must complete your application and admissions test by Sunday, June 19th, 2016, using this link.

Grant: The recipient of the 100Vets Fellowship will be awarded within 5 days after the deadline.

Click here to apply for the 100Vets Fellowship.

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Miami Founder Institute Opens Applications for the Fall 2016 Semester. Wantrepreneurs Need Not Apply!

Posted by Joe Garza on 2016-05-17

Since launcing in Miami in 2015, the Founder Institute has helped launch several promising companies in the region, like Dronelancer, LiVi , and VoiceYourVoice, and our efforts in Miami have also been profiled by several high profile media channels, including the South Florida Insider, the Miami Herald, and the South Florida Technology Alliance.

Today, the Founder Institute, the world's premier idea-stage accelerator and startup launch program, is excited to announce that we are now accepting applications for the Miami Fall 2016 (Postponed) Semester!

If you are serious about launching a startup in Miami and could use expert training and feedback, then apply to the Miami Founder Institute today, or attend a free event.

Those who apply by the Early Admissions Deadline (2016-07-17) will have their application fees waived (typically $50), and if you enroll by the Early Deadline you are also eligible for Founder Institute Fellowships.

The Founder Institute is the most challenging and effective step-by-step startup launch program the Founder Institute can give you the structured process, constant feedback and evaluation from expert mentors, and global network of entrepreneurs you need to start an enduring company. In addition, the Founder Institute is the only program of its kind that focuses on people versus ideas, accepts founders with day jobs, and shares equity with all participants.

In order to celebrate the launch, the Miami Founder Institute will several free startup events for the general public, where you can meet top entrepreneurs and learn more about the program:


Leaders of the world’s fastest-growing startups have used the Founder Institute to transition from employee to entrepreneur, test their startup ideas, build a team, get their first customers, raise funding, and more - like Udemy, Realty Mogul, iCarsClub, Itembase, goplaceit, and Appota. Based in Silicon Valley and with chapters across 170 cities and 60 countries, the Founder Institute's mission is to "Globalize Silicon Valley" and create sustainable startup ecosystems that will create one million new jobs worldwide.

Running the Founder Institute's efforts in Miami include local startup leaders Enrique Sierra (Managing Director, Nadevco), Gustavo Fernandez (Managing Member/CFO, Royal Oak Kapital, LLC), and Juan Meza (Strategic Business Development Manager, Sony Electronics Inc).

In addition, some of Miami's top entrepreneurs will mentor founders in the program, providing them with expert training, feedback, and evaluation. The list of mentors for the Miami Fall 2016 (Postponed) includes:

  • Antonio Garrido: President, and Co-Founder, Absolute Sales Development, Sandler Miami
  • Benjamin Vides: Director, Products, Watsco Ventures
  • Brandon Evans: Purpose Driven Founder // Advisor // Investor Focused on High Growth + Social Impact Companies, 1heart
  • Carlos Romero: CEO, LiVi - Live stream by request
  • Cody Littlewood: CEO & Managing Principal, Codelitt Incubator
  • Daniel Buelhoff: Managing Director, SpringTechVentures
  • David Collado: Investment Banker, 1st BridgeHouse
  • Elisabetta Bell: Marketing Operations Manager, Caterpillar Inc.
  • Gabriel Cabrera: Advisor to the Board, Silverback Concepts, LLC
  • Goutam Jain: Partner & Chief Strategy Officer, Excelium Group
  • Gustavo Fernandez: Founding Member, Royal Oak Kapital
  • Hernan Brana: Partner, MarketLogic
  • Jason Blilie: Owner, Blilie Law
  • Jeff Brown: Founder | Accredited Angel | Mentor, Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation, FIU SJMC
  • John Price: Managing Director, Americas Market Intelligence
  • Jose Rocha: Assistant Professor of Management, Gus Machado School of Business, St. Thomas University
  • Juan Meza: Director
  • Ken Roberts: President, WorldCity
  • Kevin Levy: Shareholder and Chair of Technology Business Law, GrayRobinson, P.A.
  • Kjell De Orr: Managin Director, Newlink Research
  • Lascelle Sweetland: Managing Director, Laspainc Consulting
  • Leonel Azuela: CEO & Founder , Quaxar
  • Marshall Swatt: Founder, SocialSplendor
  • Matthew Capala: Founder, Alphametic
  • Michel Legros: CEO & Founder, Normandy Print
  • Miguel Molina Cosculluela: Managing Partner & Co-Founder , Analytikus
  • Nestor Villalobos: CEO, Tudor Ice Company
  • Oren Klein: Director of Strategy, Finaben llc

  • And many more to be announced.


                                We hope you will join us in Miami and launch a company in 2016.


Miami Founder Institute Opens Applications for the Fall 2016 Semester. Wantrepreneurs Need Not Apply!

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