The Watson Institute Venture Accelerator is a fully-funded fellowship program.
This program is funded by a variety of fellowships offered through our generous partners. Each of these Fellowships have specific social impact or geographical preferences. Each Fellow will be awarded one of our full-ride fellowships based on specific eligibility criteria.
This Fellowship is for applicants developing solutions focused on environmental sustainability and climate change.
Tech Fellowship (Brad Feld and Kyle Lefkoff)
This is for applicants creating tech solutions to solve the greatest social, economic and environmental challenges in their communities.
Jane Strode Miller Fellowship
This Fellowship is for next generation entrepreneurs committed to transforming their communities, their ventures and impact.
Sistla Planet Tech Fellowship
This is for applicants creating tech solutions to solve the greatest planet challenges. Planet challenges include but are not limited to work in climate, environment, deforestation, carbon sequestration, and space tech.
This Fellowship is for highly promising, impact-focused entrepreneurs.
Enlight China Fellowship
This is for applicants that are committed to lead lives of impact and work that focuses on empowering females
Leslie L. Alexander Fellowship
This is for impact-driven entrepreneurs working with Youth Homelessness or Youth Poverty.
- Number of Fellowships Available: 1
- Location: Houston or South Florida.
- Meet our Previous Recipients: Michele Madison