Shared on behalf of Rubén Cantú, Executive Director of the Office of Inclusive Innovation and Entrepreneurship in DDCE
Product Prodigy Institute
The Product Prodigy Institute is a two-semester program spanning Spring-Fall that takes students from underprivileged and underrepresented backgrounds through the process of learning the skills to launch their own venture. This premier career accelerator program is for students 18-25 years old who are interested in learning entrepreneurial thinking through the lens of product management and human-centered design.
WIELD Texas is a leadership-focused, three-year career incubator for women of color undergraduates at The University of Texas at Austin. Participants will benefit from a combination of professional skills development and personal support in order to help them advance to executive roles in corporate America. WIELD Texas acknowledges the complexity of gender and welcomes applicants assigned female at birth who identify as female, non-binary, or agender, as well as transgender women.