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California Program for Entrepreneurship (CAPE) Schedule

The California Program for Entrepreneurship is an initiative of the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University.  The CAPE provides education and mentoring to emerging entrepreneurs to help them develop and implement business plans that will contribute to the growth and well-being of the California economy.


California Program for Entrepreneurship
June-November, 2015
7-Weekend/6-Month Program Schedule

 

February 23
2015 Application Available
May 31
Application Deadline
March through May 31

Application Review by Selection Committee

Potential Follow Up Interviews (may be via telephone, in person, Skype or other video format)

June 1-June 12

Selection Committee Final Review
June 17
Notification of Acceptances
June 25-30
Virtual Contact by CAPE Staff & Faculty

First Assignment

July 24, 25 & 26
On-Site Kick-off Weekend I

Friday:  Orientation in mid-morning & afternoon, with lunch
Saturday: Full day of classes 
Sunday:  Last class ends at 4:45 pm

August 8 & 9
On-Site Weekend 2

Saturday: Full day of classes and evening group session opportunity
Sunday:  Last class ends at 4:45

August 22 & 23
On-Site Weekend 3

Saturday: Full day of classes and evening group session opportunity
Sunday:  Last class ends at 4:45

September
12 & 13
On-Site Weekend 4

Saturday: Full day of classes and evening group session opportunity
Sunday:  Last class ends at 4:45

October 3 & 4
On-Site Weekend 5

Saturday: Full day of classes and evening group session opportunity
Sunday:  Last class ends at 4:45

 

October
17 & 18
On-Site Weekend 6

Saturday: Full day of classes and evening group session opportunity
Sunday:  Pitch Practice Run-Through Sessions
Last class ends at 4:45

November
14 & 15
On-Site Weekend 7 & Certificate Ceremony

Saturday: Full day of classes and evening group session opportunity
Sunday:  Pitch Competition, Certificate Ceremony & Reception


 

 


"Inspiring entrepreneurs, creating jobs,
building a strong California"

 

2015 Application Deadlines:

Now Accepting Applications!

May 31-Final Application Deadline

Apply Now Box 3 Evening

Click here for the list of questions included in the online application.

We encourage applicants to please review the list of questions before they begin the online process, as it is designed to be completed in one session. 

 


KBAY's Sam VanZant Interviews Dean Drew Starbird about CAPE  for South Bay Sunday

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Click the photo above for audio of the April 6, 2014 Session

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2015 CAPE Flyer

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