Future Founders

The Future Founders Scholarship Program is an all-expenses-paid award for six emerging leaders under 25 to attend the 2023 Praxis Redemptive Imagination Summit, May 22-24 in Napa Valley, as our community’s guests. Future Founders will join regular event programming, as well as have unique opportunities with mentors and Praxis Fellows as a cohort on-site.

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Future Founders

May 22-24, 2023
Napa, CA

Who you are now

Between 18-25 years old

Serious about your Christian faith

Have demonstrated capacity and intent in pursuing entrepreneurship

Humble in your posture and ambitious in your vocational pursuits

What you’ll Learn

Commitments and practices of a redemptive entrepreneur

How real-life founders are building ventures and practicing redemptive entrepreneurship through the Praxis community

Some of the most essential issues and opportunities for redemptive innovation across sectors and industries

What redemptive entrepreneurship is—in principle, theology, and practice

Where you’re going

Discerning the role venture-founding will play in your vocation; or

Making the leap to launch your venture; or

Forming community with other idea-stage founders for support and collaboration

Format

Three-day in-person event in Napa, CA, with talks, panels, and roundtables with members of the Praxis community

Timeline

Application period:
Now - February 28, 2023

Interview Round:
March 1 - March 20, 2023

Cohort Notified:
April 1, 2023

Summit:
May 22-24, 2023

What participants gain

You’ll grow as a leader. You’ll be learning from and engaging with our community—wise leaders with expertise in strategy, operations, and leadership—who are exemplars of redemptive entrepreneurship and active contributors to the Praxis community.

You’ll build your entrepreneurial capacity or strengthen your current venture. With exposure to our Fellows and their big visions in a wide variety of industries, you will widen your vision for what is possible as a redemptive entrepreneur.

You’ll contribute to a life-giving peer community and open up opportunities for venture collaboration. From start to finish, you’re part of a cohort—a diverse group of peers on a similar vocational journey.

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Applications for Future Founders close on March 1, 2023. The application will take approximately 15-30 minutes to complete.

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Scholarship Information


The Future Founders Program is a selective, no-cost program for the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders. We are excited to have you join us, and we want to limit any financial barriers to your full-participation.

Summit Registration
The Summit Registration fee and lodging at the Meritage Resort in Napa ($2,150) are included for this cohort. All meals during the event will be provided.

Travel
Praxis will reimburse or help book flights to and from the Napa event for all participants.


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