Founders Program

The Founders Program gives you access to coworking space and all the resources of Sears think[box]

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⚠️: The Founders Program Application has been closed as we update the program for the 2019-2020 school year. Check back on this page in August for the updated program details and application. 

Founders Program Benefits

  • 24/7 access to floors 2, 3, 5, 6, and 7 (if applicable)
  • Educational programming developed to support all stages of venture creation.
  • Mentoring by entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, product experts, industry partners and faculty.
  • Use of think[box] address for business mail.
  • Read the Founder Handbook for the Details >>


  • Application and interview process.
  • Operating agreement in place (if you don't have one, we can help!).
  • Commitment to orientation and education programming.


Have questions about the Founder's Program past, present, or future? Contact Doug DeGirolamo at