Core Program

What is a typical Feedback Session like?
In the Founder Institute's 4-Month Core Program, you build a business through a series of structured growth sprints and receive constant feedback on yo...
Wed, Feb 9, 2022 at 5:32 PM
Program Schedule
It all starts with our renowned FI Core, which combines aggressive growth sprints and weekly feedback sessions to reach the milestones needed for investment...
Wed, Feb 9, 2022 at 5:26 PM
Do founders need to quit their day job?
No. The Founder Institute has a mix of full-time and part-time founders in the program. Many businesses get started with part-time founders until the compan...
Mon, May 24, 2021 at 7:59 PM
Can I find a co-founder in the program?
Sometimes, yes. Since participants have shared areas of interest and hail from a variety of backgrounds, it is common for founding teams to be established w...
Mon, May 24, 2021 at 8:00 PM
What is the Founder Institute’s graduation rate?
Graduating from the Founder Institute is challenging.  First, only roughly 30% of applicants are admitted to the program. Then, less than 30% of accepted f...
Mon, May 24, 2021 at 8:02 PM
If I drop out of the program or get dropped after the refund deadline, can I return to the next program for free? Can I join a different location?
If a solo-founder drops out after the Refund Deadline (the third session of the program, Customer Development), they are able to apply any course fees paid ...
Mon, May 24, 2021 at 8:02 PM