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Welcome to UCD Startup Stars

Welcome to UCD Startup Stars. UCD StartupStars is an entrepreneurship programme for undergraduate and postgraduate students from all disciplines. It is run by NovaUCD in collaboration with Innovation Academy UCD and the UCD College of Business. 

The programme is open to teams of currently registered UCD students (undergraduate and postgraduate) with a compelling idea for a new business. Successful applicants participate in an intensive 4-week programme at NovaUCD, incorporating a cash stipend, office space, a structured set of workshops and mentoring sessions in addition to a cash prize of €3,000 for the winner at the end.

Curious to know what it’s like? Check out these videos and watch what previous participants had to say about the programme.