AI for Genomics Program

Validate your Idea & Business Model

Deadline: August 4th

This three-month intensive will help you validate your business model and learn the necessary competencies  you need to thrive as an entrepreneur. Identify the size and segment of your target market, understand and connect with your customers, learn to prototype, and develop the most compelling messaging and pricing for your product. 

What You Gain

Knowledge & Skills
Immerse in a kickstart bootcamp & weekly workshops
Regular 1:1 sessions with a coach

Join weekly evening peer sessions and exclusive events and networking opportunities
Workspace & Labs
Access our state-of-the-art wet lab and workspace

The Validation program helped us develop the foundation of our business training. Through iterative approaches and various resources, we turned our ideas and science into tangible products.

Ibrahim Kays, PhD, Co-Founders of Geneboost


What is the eligibility criteria for the Validation Program?

An idea that leverages emerging technologies or an innovative business model; two co-founders;  a commitment of 25 hours per week.

What is the deadline for applications? When would I receive an answer?

The deadline to join the Fall 2020 Cohort is August 4th, 2020. Note that it may take up to 2 weeks after you submitted an application to receive a response. We will notify you whether your application has been accepted or rejected. Upon completion of the Validation program, you will be immediately eligible to apply to join District 3’s Launch and Grow program.

How long is the program?

The Validation program is 12 weeks long. 

Not ready for Validation? Need a co-founder or to further develop your idea?

Check out our Discovery Programs