Gifted And Talented Silicon Valley Innovators ("GATSVI") Summer program selects 40 aspiring young entrepreneurs from all over the globe and intensively focuses on supporting them to launch a real startup by opening access to top resources in Silicon Valley.
The summer doesn't just end with launching a startup, it culminates with sales and fundraising, the critical next step for all startups. Students pitch at GATSVI Venture Challenge, where a carefully selected, invite-only audience and group of investors will buy-in and invest $20K.
stanford university + UC Berkeley
Launch your startup at Stanford University, and learn to grow it at UC Berkeley.
Upon successful completion of the program, students will receive certificates of completion from Stanford University and UC Berkeley professors.
1:1 Mentorship + silicon valley mind™
Students gain VIP access to the world's most valuable companies in Silicon Valley. Each student will also receive 1:1 mentorship from some of the greatest minds and distinguished leaders in Silicon Valley. Your mentors will help transform your passion to success.
Silicon Valley Mind™, our flagship framework and approach, prepares students to not only start real companies and pitch to actual Silicon Valley investors, but also transforms themselves into superstars who dare to pursue big dreams even in conditions of great uncertainty.