After five months of the DC experience, fellows at Georgetown social impact incubator Halcyon are ready to move the tassel and take their next steps in the startup world.
The seven fellows in the incubator’s 16th cohort recently presented their final pitch at the organization’s showcase last week. The program offers fellows like these five months of free housing and workspace at Halcyon’s DC headquarters. They also get access to leadership coaching, pro bono legal support and consulting, an individual mentor and a $10,000 stipend. At the end of the five months, they participate in a final showcase before partners, mentors and potential investors.
Following the initial programming, the fellows have free access to Halcyon’s workspace for 13 months and continued resources to connect with the local network — and, hopefully, secure additional funding. Halcyon did not immediately respond to a request for comment on whether the founders had received any investment offers following this year’s showcase.
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