The Social Innovation Lab at Johns Hopkins University accelerates ventures that create change and opportunity in Baltimore and beyond. SIL does this by providing funding, mentorship, office space, and workshops to help innovative nonprofits, mission-driven companies, and disruptive technologies develop and grow into thriving, sustainable ventures that make a measurable impact. Since 2011, SIL has supported 52 ventures through this program, including MERIT, Fusiform, and Baltimore Teacher Supply Swap. To learn more about SIL and its impact, view the 2016 Impact Report.
The SIL Call for Applications page is online. You'll find there information about what SIL looks for, what SIL offers, what each member of the new cohort will receive, and who can submit applications. In addition, you can access the application on this site and find answers to many questions in the FAQs section.
The deadline to apply is noon on Monday, Oct. 3.