Applications Now Open for JumpStart's Core City:  Cleveland Impact Program

Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for the cohort, please see the criteria for eligibility below:

  • Entrepreneurs who live or work in the city of Cleveland and its neighborhoods
  • Entrepreneurs outside of Cleveland who are currently impacting (in a significant way) the citizens of the city of Cleveland or will impact the city of Cleveland via job growth over the next 18-24 months.
  • Must have met with one of JumpStart's business advisers to be considered; appointments to meet with an advisor must take place by 7/26/19

Class Dates
Cohort classes are held every Friday from September 13th, 2019 through November 22nd, 2019.
The entrepreneur showcase (pitch day) will be Wednesday, December 4th, 2019.

Key Dates
Applications Close – 7/12/2019
Decision Announcement – 8/26/2019
Cohort Starts – 9/13/2019

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