Ultrapreneur Fellowship – 3 Day Startup
Deadline: January 23, 2023
Ultrapreneur Fellowship – 3 Day Startup is a nod to the signature products of the Johnson Products Company, Ultra Sheen and Ultra Wave. The Johnson Products Company, founded in 1954 by George E. Johnson, was the first black-owned business to be traded in the American Stock Exchange.
A member of a historically marginalized group based on income, race, gender, sexuality, ethnicity, religion, or geographic location.
18-29 years old
Passionate or skilled but haven’t determined how to apply it
Interested in self-employment or creating a side-hustle
Interested in obtaining a Google certification
Access to technology/internet for up to 15 hours/week
Excited to dedicate 5-8 hours weekly (up to 15 hrs if Google Certification is pursued)
Self-starter: takes initiative and willingness to undertake new challenges
Adaptable: flexible in new situations
Curious: has a love for learning, including but not limited to academic, interpersonal and experience-based
Persistent: resilient through obstacles and challenge
Community-Oriented: open to working with others and striving towards building a community, particularly during the isolation of COVID.
The Ultrapreneur Fellowship – 3 Day Startup program is a startup and career accelerator that re-engages and prepares opportunity youth to succeed in the future of work and a global economy. The program helps Fellows discover and monetize their unique strengths by observing opportunities in the market and founding profitable businesses. The hybrid accelerator immerses youth in vital human, financial, and knowledge-building resources. Ultimately, Fellows exit the program having gained real experience, career certifications, and a powerful network of mentors and champions.