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WiSTEM

WiSTEM is a 16-week curriculum-based program that connects women to capital, community and technology resources.

OVERVIEW

WiSTEM is a 16-week curriculum-based program that connects women to capital, community and technology resources. The program offers a tailored experience –a rigorous, yet flexible program structured around the challenges and opportunities faced by women entrepreneurs.  Its content and mentorship are designed specifically around the individual companies admitted into the program.  By participating in the program, entrepreneurs receive access to the 1871 community and all of its resources including office space, as well as mentorship from some of Chicago’s top female (and male) business leaders, and access to 1871’s top University partnerships.