Announcing MacStartups Summer 2022!

MacStartups is an 8-week intensive program for student entrepreneurs to launch their ideas globally, nationally, locally or right here on campus. Students receive a $4400 stipend, $500 per project seed funding, coaching, technological resources and a peer community. In addition, students will have access to accomplished mentors who have founded successful ventures, and industry specific mentors. Participants must commit to making a full-time effort during the 8-week program and meet weekly for programming in a virtual collaborative environment with like-minded Mac student innovators. MacStartups is an idea program for Macalester student entrepreneurs who are ready to do the work to forward their vision. 

MacStartups 2022 Important Dates:

  • Summer Program runs from Monday, May 23 – Friday, July 15, 2022 Students must commit to full-time to the program during this time period.
  • Monday, February 28, 2022  MacStartups Summer 2022 application opens!
  • Tuesday, March 22, 2022  MacStartups Summer 2022 application closes at 8am.
  • Thursday, March 10, 2022 MacStartups Virtual Info Session via Zoom from 11:30am-12:30pm (Zoom Link Here).
  • Friday, April 1, 2022 MacStartups 2022 cohort will be announced. 

For Twin Cities Entrepreneurs and Macalester Alumni – looking to get involved?

We are seeking mentors, workshop leaders, judges, and more to help make this program awesome! Contact Jody Emmings, jemmings@macalester.edu for more information.