Cover of FastForward U's FY23 Year in Review

In FY23, FastForward U and the Social Innovation Lab interfaced with over 250 ventures, with 100+ of them participating in accelerator programming. More than $800k was committed in direct, non-dilutive student grants including the inaugural President’s Venture Fellowship, the largest student entrepreneurship prize in the school’s history, funded by the President’s Office and alumni philanthropy.

Read about more FastForward U successes, highlights, and collaborations in the FY23 Year in Review.

The Social Innovation Lab had a strong FY23, with over $80,000 awarded in stipend grants and Showcase prizes and the 2023 cohort collectively raising $695,500 in outside investments and grants in a addition to Social Innovation Lab funding.

Read more about The Social Innovation Lab’s successes, 2023 cohort teams, and alumni news in the FY23 Year in Review.