about the Female founder initiative

The Female Founder Initiative was formed to create more opportunities for female founders through the Founder Institute, and enable women to build successful companies.

How will we accomplish this goal in 2018? 

  1. Provide a scholarship for leadership and technically focused applicants to every FI Chapter across the globe.

  2. Increase the number of female mentors and directors in the Founder Institute by improving our recruitment tactics.

  3. Provide female entrepreneurship-focused events around the world to educate more women about startups and innovation.

  4. Increase the number of female founders in our program by forming partnerships with female focused organizations all across the globe.

  5. Increase the success of female founders in our program by improving our curriculum to address the unique problems women face in entrepreneurship.