Social Entrepreneurship Online Bootcamp
Launch your social impact startup in 3 months
Launch or join a startup solving social, health or environmental problems and contribute towards achieving the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals. Apply a proven entrepreneurship curriculum, receive expert mentorship, build alongside a community of mission-driven entrepreneurs and get $50,000 in partner benefits. Pitch your startup to the innovation community on Demo Day.
Teams that validate interest for their solution will be eligible to receive an investment offer from our partner fund.
Build your startup with MIT's "Disciplined Entrepreneurship", Google Venture's "Sprint" and HubSpot's "Flywheel". Apply the "Theory of Change" framework to articulate how you will make an impact to your stakeholders.
Expert mentors provide weekly 1-1 guidance on customer discovery, solution design, business model, go-to-market strategy, customer acquisition and pitching your startup.
Get 1-year access to the BonBillo Platform with lecture videos, quizzes, startup templates, milestone deliverables and our community discussion forum. Engage with VerroBot, our startup guide, for summaries and resources on key topics.
Receive benefits and discounts worth more than $50,000 from our partners including HubSpot for Startups, Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud for Startups Program, Shoobx, Miro, Customer Camp, EllisX and The Capital Network, to help accelerate your growth.
Join our community events to learn from mission-driven founders and investors who've made an impact. Recruit co-founders and teammates using BonBillo's Impact Jobs Board.
Pitch your social impact startup to the innovation community and receive investor feedback.
Sustainable development challenges, a proven entrepreneurship framework and expert mentorship to design and test your solution
We provide key elements social entrepreneurs need to solve a problem: Customer discovery, a proven framework for rapidly designing and testing a solution, access to top advisors and an accomplished peer group of mission-driven founders. Participants have 3 hours of interactive virtual workshops (7 pm to 10 pm Eastern Time) with expert mentors on Wednesdays, 1-1 check-ins and community events on a weekly basis.
Program orientation and introduction.
Understand key attributes of high performing teams. Build your team and define your vision, values and culture.
Apply “Disciplined Entrepreneurship” and “Jobs to be done” frameworks to identify your target customer and understand what triggers them to buy.
Apply “Disciplined Entrepreneurship” to define your value proposition, core and competitive positioning.
Run a “Sprint” to design and test your solution with customers.
Apply HubSpot’s Flywheel framework to design your customer acquisition strategy.
Design your business model to maximize value creation for customers.
Develop your Theory of Change with clear impact metrics to communicate your social impact with all stakeholders.
Understand your startup stage to identify best-fit investors.
Set objectives and key results (OKRs) to reach your next milestones and manage your startup.
Craft and design your investor pitch deck.
Pitch your startup to the innovation community and receive investor feedback.
What participants say?
Software Engineer, ParkUpp
Luntu Ayabulela Quntana,
Founder, Car Park
I really liked how they pushed me towards the right direction about the problem we are trying to solve. I also got a chance to learn a lot about my country's history and I also experienced the beauty of South Africa.
The program fees are $799 for the Online Social Entrepreneurship Bootcamp which includes over $50,000 in partner perks.
University offers, payment plans and scholarships of up to 40% are available.
Who is the program for?
Entrepreneurs and innovators solving problems in sustainability, education, job creation, healthcare, food and nutrition, wellness, financial inclusion, gender equality and diversity.
University students interested in exploring a social impact startup.
University Incubator and Accelerator Programs - The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign has partnered with BonBillo to facilitate their Impact Incubator.
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Apply a proven entrepreneurship curriculum, receive expert mentorship and join a community of accomplished founders.
21st September to 6th December 2022
$799 - University offers, payment plans and scholarships of up to 40% are available.
Now accepting applications