Accelerators
& Incubators

Programmes / Accelerators & Incubators

About Draper University

Tim Draper founded Draper University in 2012 with a vision and belief that in order to change the world we have to change education. Draper University aims to teach entrepreneurship globally in an entirely new way. Through hands on training, an innovative curriculum and thought leadership Tim Draper brings together young entrepreneurs, startup founders, executives and investors all under one roof. Read more
Our alumni have raised over $350 Million in early stage funding
100% of applicants get coaching and mentorship
30% get funded by Draper University

- Tim Draper

About
Tim Draper


Tim Draper is a prominent Silicon Valley venture capitalist and founder of Draper Associates, DFJ, and the Draper Venture Network, a global network of venture capital funds. The firms’ most famous investments include Skype, Hotmail, Tesla, Robinhood, SpaceX, and many others. Tim has made his name as a leading spokesperson for Bitcoin, Blockchain, ICOs, and cryptocurrencies.

In his mission to promote entrepreneurship, Tim created Draper University of Heroes, a residential and online school based in San Mateo, California, to help extraordinary people accomplish their life missions. School alumni have gone on to build 350 companies including crypto leaders, QTUM, Spacecash, DataWallet, and Credo.

Awards?

Entrepreneur
of the World
Top 100 most powerful people in finance
Top 20 most influential people
#1 most networked venture capitalist
#7 on
#48 most influential Harvard Alum

How it Works

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Pay directly or start a credit application
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24hrs
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applicants only
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30 days
* Payment
disbursed

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Programme
starts

Programmes

Certifcate
included

Fundamentals Of
Entrepreneurship Programme

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Fundamentals of
Entrepreneurship Programme

Be a Startup founder in 30 hours. 15 days live online programme; 2 hours daily, first hand connections, networking with over 50 Silicon Valley experts and mentors, and entrepreneurs from 30+ countries.
Fees
$2,000*
*Starting at $125/month with

Ready to go?

1- Fill out the Request Info form included on this page
2- Receive and submit your application
3- Apply for funding, if needed (online or call)
4- Make your payment
Programme Details
Learning Experience
Dates
May 3rd - 17th, 2021
Deadline: April 28th
Duration
2 Weeks Online
2 Hours of Live Sessions Daily
5 Sessions of 1-1 Mentoring
Tuition
*$65/m

monthly plan

$490

Early bird price

Tuition includes access to all learning platforms, course materials, and Slack.
*Starting at $125/month with
Application Fee
$5
This is a non-refundable payment that will be discounted into your tuition fee if accepted into the programme.
Develop Your Business
Learn how to develop your business from Silicon Valley Founders and Experts
Online Live Activities
The Program is delivered through online lectures by Silicon Valley Experts and Founders, and through group live activities around challenges
One-On-One Mentoring
5 Sessions of 1-1 Mentoring with Worldwide industry experts, mentors and investors committed to supporting you on your entrepreneurial journey
$100,000 Pre-Seed Funding
Draper University has a fund dedicated to investing up to $100,000 in alumni companies of this program
Certifcate
included

Hero Training

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Hero Training (Silicon Valley)

Join 1000+ alumni who have launched their own startups, raised $240+M in venture funding and who work with leading technology companies to foster innovation. Live and learn in Silicon Valley during the 5 week fully immersive programme and go from human to hero.
Fees
$12,000*
*Starting at $200/month with

Ready to go?

1- Fill out the Request Info form included on this page
2- Receive and submit your application
3- Apply for funding, if needed (online or call)
4- Make your payment
Programme Details
Application Process
Hero Training Programme, is the top Pre-Accelerator & Incubator in
Silicon Valley
Draper University Hero Training is an intensive, immersive five-week entrepreneurship programme in Silicon Valley, CA. During your stay at our San Mateo campus, you'll develop the essential startup skills you need to launch and sustain a successful venture, gain exposure to industry experts and network with other like-minded entrepreneurs who share your vision of changing the world. By the time you graduate, you'll have gone from human to hero.
Apply
Our application is simple. Tell us your business idea (if you have one), and why you were put on this earth. Include what makes you unique!
Interview
After receiving your application, we will schedule a 15-minute Skype interview with a member of our admissions team to learn more about your background.
Get Notified
After the interview, you will receive an admissions decision within 3-4 weeks. Financial Aid is awarded on a rolling basis, so apply ASAP!

Upcoming Sessions

  • Sessions
  • Dates
  • Duration
  • Deadline
  • Tuition
  • Hero Training Summer 2021
  • June 14 - July 18, 2021
  • 5 Weeks
  • 05/31/2021
  • *$12,000
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  • Hero Training Summer 2021
  • June 14 - July 18, 2021
  • 5 Weeks
  • 05/31/2021
  • *$12,000
  • Apply Now
*Starting at $125/month with

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