Applying to Social Entrepreneurship Bootcamp

Thank you so much for your interest in the Social Entrepreneurship Bootcamp! This page contains important information to help guide you through the application and selection process. We recommend you read all of the information below before starting your online application. If any unanswered questions remain, feel free to reach out to Alia at alia@radicalpartners.net directly. 

Applications for Cohort 5 are now closed.


The Process

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Before you apply: 

Take advantage of our Application FAQ document for detailed tips on drafting a successful application. It includes more information on responding each question completely.

Remember that applications cannot be revised once submitted through the online portal, so we recommend saving your progress by clicking Save Draft at the bottom of the application after every few questions and reviewing your answers completely before submitting.

As a backup, you also have the option of drafting your responses in a word document first, then copy-and-pasting the answers into the online application form. This will ensure that your word count is accurate, that spelling errors are corrected, and hard work isn’t lost should something go wrong! Feel free to download this document of the full list of questions of to draft your responses before filling out the online application.


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Apply:

  • Click the button below to access the application host webpage.
  • Click on the Apply Now button next to Application: Social Entrepreneurship Bootcamp Cohort 5
  • If you don’t already have an account with Submittable, click Create Your Account
  • Fill out the short form and click Sign Up
  • Select your preferences and click Continue

You’ve made it to the online application!

*Remember to save your draft repeatedly until you are ready to submit. You can safely close the application and reopen it to continue where you left off by signing in to submittable here.

*APPLICATIONS FOR COHORT 5 ARE NOW CLOSED.


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The Interview Process:

We will reach out to applicants by August 28th regarding in-person interview invitations.

In-Person Interview: In addition to preparing for a typical interview experience, applicants who are invited to the in-person interview will be asked to prepare a 3-minute pitch for their organization. Please see page 9 of the Application FAQ document for more detailed information on preparing. The purpose of this activity is to give our selection committee a sense for your existing organization and pitch. Keep in mind that a major goal of Social Entrepreneurship Bootcamp is to help you refine and strengthen your pitch. As such, we’ll be evaluating effort and presentation as much as the quality of your pitch. In-person interviews will take place on September 5th and 6th, 2018 at CIC Miami.
Final Interview: Applicants who are invited to the final one-on-one interview will be contacted directly after in-person interviews to schedule a virtual interview on "Google Hangouts" with Radical Partners' Founder and CEO, Rebecca Fishman Lipsey. These will take place between September 7th and September 10th, 2018.


Key Dates

We value the time spent with our Bootcampers immensely so we want to make sure that all of our applicants are fully committed to and available for each and every workshop. Before applying, please make sure that you are available to attend every single event so that you can be sure to make the most of your experience.

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Thank you to American Express for their support of The Social Entrepreneurship Bootcamp Cohort 5.

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