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STUDENT CALL: Free Hospitality Incubator Program with Cash Prizes for Winning Startups!

Cash Prizes for Winning Startups –

Call for Application to the Spring 2023 Cohort of the NYU Tisch Center of Hospitality Innovation Hub Incubator Program.

The NYU Tisch Center of Hospitality Innovation Hub Incubator hereby invites ALL entrepreneurs, startups, and founders to submit applications for participation in the NYU Tisch Center of Hospitality Innovation Hub Incubator program for the Spring 2023 cohort.

Online submission forms are available NOW

Submission Deadline: Friday, February 10, 2023, at 11:59 pm EST

Please note: Interviews with all co-founders will be conducted following the application deadline.

HI Hub Incubator is a 3-month program that offers mentorship, industry connections, advisory services, and more to early-stage startups.  The program includes individual mentorship, boot camps, networking events, and master classes, and culminates with a pitch competition where the winning team will receive a $5,000 cash prize, the second and third team a $2,500 cash prize.

HI Hub Incubator’s mission is to provide all NYU-affiliated startups businesses and young entrepreneurs with four core services; plan your business, launch your business, manage your business, and grow your business.

NYU-affiliated startup founders (current students and alumni) with an active MVP in the travel, tourism, hospitality, and technology industry can apply to join our incubator program for free.

For general questions regarding the application, please send an email to

See you at our Innovation Hub, located at 7 E 12th Street, NY 7th floor.

Nicolas Graf, Ph.D.                                        Richie Karaburun, DPS
Jonathan M. Tisch                                          Clinical Assistant Professor
Chaired Professor                                          Director, HI Hub incubator Program
Associate Dean                                              Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality
Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality