Scholarships & Fellowships

  • 10KE Grants for Undergraduate Entrepreneurs

    10KENTREPRENEURS ( offers undergrads of US and Canadian colleges and universities a grant for summer internships or work at their own startup. The grants are designed to help ease the student’s financial burden of exploring an entrepreneurial venture. The application deadline is March 15, 2021.


    Key Facts

    1. Grant Use. Grants can be used to support either an internship at an entrepreneurial company or the student's own startup. Students can be in the process of lining up an internship when they apply, though the grant is only given upon confirmation of the internship.
    2. Awards. We’re awarding 50 grants of $1,000.
    3. Criteria. Students must be undergrads and residents of the US or Canada. We look for students with intellectual curiosity, entrepreneurial interest and drive, diverse backgrounds and experiences, and well-articulated goals for the internship/startup experience.
    4. Application. To apply, students fill out an application on our website (, which takes about 45 minutes.
    5. Deadline. The deadline is March 15th, 2021. 
    6. Our Ask. We ask very little of students: let us publicize your participation and provide feedback on the program.
    For more information, contact: 10KE Grants at phonkeiran@10kentrepreneurs.orge/email

If you have any questions, please contact Honors Programming and Events at 860-486-1616.