Applications

Can I join the program if my company is already incorporated?
If the company is incorporated with an acceptable legal structure, then the company only needs to issue the warrant or option with the help of a law firm, o...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 4:32 PM
How many founders will be in the program?
Between 20 and 50 founders typically enroll in a given cohort. A number of factors encourage limiting the group size, such as the capacity of reserved meeti...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 4:32 PM
I applied, but did not receive an email response. Did you get my application?
Yes. After you successfully apply, you will be logged into the Founder Institute site.  On the right-hand side, it should say:  Semester: City XYZ Rol...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 4:34 PM
I took the assessment but it still says "Untested". Did you get my assessment?
The system can sometimes take up to 72 hours to process your assessment. If you just took the assessment within the last couple of hours, your status will n...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 4:36 PM
How can I change my profile picture on my Founder Institute account?
The Founder Institute uses code to copy your profile picture from your LinkedIn profile. Please update your LinkedIn profile to get your Founder Institute p...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 5:10 PM
Can I apply more than once or to multiple cities?
You cannot apply to more than one location at a time. If you would like to move your application to a different location, you can email us at support, or, a...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 5:11 PM
Can I postpone my Accepted status to another cohort at a later time?
You can move your application over to any future cohort for consideration without having to re-apply and take the test. If you would like to move your a...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 5:11 PM
If I am in a city, can I apply to another city that I do not live?
You can apply to any city you like. However, please note that the Founder Institute does not provide travel or visa/immigration documentation assistance. If...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 5:12 PM
Can I get an update on my application?
To see your current status, please login at http://fi.co/join, or click the profile link provided in the emails we have sent you. If you have been identifie...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 5:12 PM
I have been accepted into the Founder Institute; what is next?
Congratulations on your acceptance into the Founder Institute program! To see the next steps, log in at http://fi.co/join. The Founder Institute will also e...
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 at 5:13 PM