Programs

Paid Fellowships

Corzo/Summer Fellowships

Starting July 22 and ending August 15, 2014

Fellowship Description

A limited number of one-month fellowships are available to current UArts students (juniors, seniors, and graduate) and recent UArts graduates. Each fellowship carries a stipend of $1,000.

Entrepreneur Program - Summer 2014

The Entrepreneur Program Summer 2014 has been designed to provide University of the Arts and Drexel University’s Westphal and Close students and alumni an opportunity to invent careers that are not dependent on the traditional rules established for creative artists, as well as to provide them an opportunity to test ideas they have developed while in school.

Eligibility

Participation is competitive and open to six graduating seniors selected from Westphal and Close and six seniors, graduate students, or alumni selected from UArts.

Creative Incubator Grant

The Corzo Center Creative Incubator Grant / Wells Fargo Fellowship Program helps UArts students and alumni develop new ideas, launch creative businesses, and establish social enterprises.

Lectures

Maker-Seller Series

A nine-part series giving makers tools to sell their products through multiple channels. The series can be taken as individual workshops or as a whole. Participants may apply to show their work in the d&mShop (administered by the Westphal Design & Merchandising Program) at Drexel University for the 2014 holiday season.

Boot Camps

An interactive, two week course providing a chance to learn what it takes to be an entrepreneur - how to plan, develop, budget, market, and present your ideas.

Open Office Hours

Open Office Hours is supported by PECO.

Free, one-on-one consulting for creative arts businesses.  By appointment only and open to the public; discuss ideas, strategies, and tactics with local professionals.