The Johns Hopkins Social Innovation Lab (SIL) accelerates leaders and ventures building innovative, sustainable, and scalable solutions in Baltimore that work towards a healthy and prosperous world. We aim to see mission-driven ventures from both the Johns Hopkins and Baltimore communities develop into thriving ventures with measurable impacts.
SIL PROGRAM OVERVIEW
A snapshot of the services and resources offered for SIL entrepreneurs.
$5k stipend for accepted startups, $25k cohort prize award
Mentorship & Alumni Connections
Support from mentors and alumni network
JHU’s Innovation Ecosystem
Access to Johns Hopkins innovators and opportunities
Office and meeting space in Remington
Pro bono tax, accounting, legal, and banking services
Sessions led by experienced entrepreneurs
SIL began as a student organization. Learn more about our impact since those early days.
Apply to our Accelerator Program
Details about applying to our cohort including eligibility, timelines, and FAQs. Next Application Period: August-October 2023
Our Impact Bootcamp supports innovators with new ideas, preparing to launch their social venture.
Meet the people behind the curtain that make the Social Innovation Lab a successful program.
SIL Past Cohorts
Meet the startups from past Accelerators who are still making an impact.
SIL’s work would not be possible without a dedicated network of committed sponsors, mentors, donors and friends.