Schedule

Purdue ASPIRE Internship
ASPIRE (Ag Soy Product Innovation Realization & Entrepreneurship)


Dates:

April 21 - ASPIRE Call-Out via ZOOM / Online Application Open

April 28 - Student Applications Due / Online Application Closes

April 30 - Internship Notification


Week 01 - June 01 

Accelerated Firestarter - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Overview of Program


Week 02 - June 03

Accelerated Firestarter - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Fishbone Diagram / Market Segmentation / Customer Archetype


Week 03 - June 08

Accelerated Firestarter - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Team Presentations / Value Proposition Canvas / Customer Discovery


Week 04 - June 10

Accelerated Firestarter - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Business Model Canvas / Business Thesis / Intrigue Statement / Ecosystem Map


Week 05 - June 15

Accelerated Firestarter - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Category Map / Competitive Profile / Commercialization Pathway / Market Sizing


Week 06 - June 17

Accelerated Firestarter - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Revenue Models / Team Composition / Milestones / Slide Deck Template Review


Week 07 - June 22 and June 24

Accelerated Firestarter - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Cohort Pitches


Ag-Celerator Funding / Process TBD