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CoMotion Innovation Fund Fellows

CoMotion Innovation Fund Fellows

THIS PROGRAM IS CURRENTLY ON HOLD

Overview

The CoMotion Innovation Gap Fund provides UW innovators with $50,000+ to further the development of their technology. About 20 innovative teams are funded each year. Fellows work with UW researchers and CoMotion innovation managers to develop sustainable business models. This program is designed to apply the skills and perspectives of students to market validation and analysis, go-to-market strategy, and other areas of business development.

Eligibility

Second-year MBAs, second- or third-year evening MBAs, and TMMBAs. SEBA/TEC students who have taken the core entrepreneurship courses are also welcome to apply.

Selection Criteria

Candidates should demonstrate ability to obtain pertinent customer feedback and market data, as well as ability to help teams build a business case for their technology.

Application Process

Please email your resume and a cover letter, describing what you could bring—in terms of background, experience, and interest—to cmifund@uw.edu.