Through the generous support of our sponsors, full or partial scholarships will be available for students who qualify for financial aid. The Innovation Opportunity Camp will be held at the School of Management on the UT Dallas campus. The program will be taught by UT Dallas faculty, entrepreneurs, venture capital and private equity investors and selected service providers.
The UT Dallas Innovation Opportunity Camp is a program of the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at UT Dallas. Financial support for the camp has been provided the Hiawatha Education Foundation.
The UT Dallas Innovation Opportunity Camp is designed for incoming high school juniors, seniors, and 2012 graduates from area high schools. Applications will also be accepted from college-bound high school graduates. The camp will be held from June 11 - June 22, 2012 on the campus of the University of Texas at Dallas, in Richardson, Texas. Sessions will run daily, 9 a.m.-3:45 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Innovation drives our economy - new industries and new companies create more than 80 percent of new jobs.
The cost of the two-week program is $895. The program fee includes a Certificate of Innovation and Entrepreneurship from UT Dallas, field trips to tour major companies, catered lunches, snacks and drinks during breaks, a camp t-shirt, prizes, networking opportunities with community leaders, entrepreneurs, investors, and professors, lectures given by UT Dallas professors, and a customized lecture notebook including the contact information for all visitors and guests at the camp. A $50 non-refundable deposit will be required with the application. Need-based scholarship assistance is available (separate application). You may also register online and follow up with application, recommendation letters and scholarship application if applicable.