Calling All College Students: The Commons is Accepting Applications

Interested in launching a startup? Want to tackle a corporate innovation challenge? The Commons Launch weekend is officially accepting applications from college students to participate in a 48-hour kick-off event Friday, November 7th through Sunday, November, 9th. During the event, participants will be able to connect with students from around Southeast Wisconsin to form teams to create startup companies or conquer innovation challenges presented by local companies. This is a FREE event for students of all skill sets, areas of study and levels at local colleges and universities. Ready to apply? Click here.

Why should students apply?

  • Connect with some of the area's top employers & take on real-world business challenges
  • Start your own company; build a team or join the founding team of a startup
  • Exclusive access to network of mentors & corporate executives
  • Great resume builder!

Have more questions? Check out our website.

Not a college student? We are also looking for seasoned entrepreneurs, corporate executives and faculty members to mentor student teams throughout the launch. To apply to be a mentor, click here.