We Build Founders
Surbhi Sarna, Founder & CEO of nVision Medical, has raised $16.28M to revolutionize the female healthcare sector.
280+ startups. 38+ Million raised. Accelerated by Techstars, YCombinator, 500 Startups. Funded by Marc Benioff, Marc Andreessen, and Tim Draper
4 months | Silicon Valley
Incubate yourself and your company. Gain in-depth skills, grow your network, and scale your startup with top-level mentorship.
7 weeks | Silicon Valley
Bootcamp for entrepreneurs. Learn about how we build startups here in Silicon Valley, and gain the resources to accelerate yours.
SILICON VALLEY INTENSIVE
2 weeks | Silicon Valley
Immersive experience to help college students grow their networks in Silicon Valley.
The Silicon Valley Experience
Draper University is the leading program in Silicon Valley for building founders, ideally suited for entrepreneurs ages 18-28. Our innovative, immersive Residential Program in Entrepreneurship offers: essential startup skills, exposure to industry experts, a network of like-minded entrepreneurs, & mentorship from experienced venture capitalists (VCs).
Both residential in Silicon Valley and online; begin your journey today!
We accept entrepreneurs between the ages of 18-28
Our entrepreneurs come from 60+ countries and as far as Taiwan, China, India, Mexico, Chile, Estonia, Nepal, South Africa and Iraq
We select purely on the basis of passion, creativity and desire to change the world, so you can apply before you have a team or a fully fleshed out idea
You’ll live on campus with us and be supported by a team of programs managers, entrepreneurs in residence, and mentors
This is where we show off our talented students. We connect our student entrepreneurs with investors in Silicon Valley and the rest of the world