Student Innovation Incubator
A Catalyst for USF Student Entrepreneurs
If you have ever wanted to start and grow your own business, the student incubator can help you turn your dream into a reality. Escape the distractions of coffee shops and roommates to come work in an environment specifically created to help you succeed. Surrounded by like-minded student entrepreneurs, the incubator is more than just office space; it is the first step to becoming a successful entrepreneur!
Located at the University of South Florida Research Park, under the USF CONNECT program, the incubator is able to assist you in any stage of business development.
INTERESTED IN JOINING THE STUDENT INNOVATION INCUBATOR?
The Student Innovation Incbator is now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 cohort!
Applications close on September 15, 2021. Apply today!
* Please be advised that this is not a job opportunity nor an internship for income earning. Our program abides by all rules and regulations set forth for International Students studying in the U.S. under F-1 and J-1 Visas. For more information, contact the USF Office of International Services.
What makes our student innovation incubator special?
SII (Student Innovation Incubator) helps turn current USF students' business ideas into reality by providing top-notch resources. Student ventures with scalable, commercial potential are given access to high-tech, collaborative office space, paired with industry mentors, subject matter experts, and community corporate partners to develop scalable business plans, and market-testable products and services.
Mission and Vision
Student driven, university supported business incubator that turn students' business ideas into reality through access to professional mentors, collaborative office spaces, and community corporate partners.
SII aims to create, guide, and embrace student entrepreneurs in order to build successful business that are launched and sustained in Tampa Bay.
Our goal is to support and encourage student entrepreneurship at the University of South Florida to cultivate successful businesses for economic growth in Tampa Bay.
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