ZinnStarter Fellows 2017
In Fall 2017, over 20 student-led projects applied to become a ZinnStarter Fellow for Spring 2018. We required at least an MVP.
After rigorous interviews and curating, six were selected.
Teams were given a mentor and received a total of $10,000 in funding.
Thanks to a generous donation and tough mentorship from Ray Zinn, founder of Micrel, these award-winning teams refined their businesses and won another $15,000 in funding.
Vessel is an innovative athletic top-wear brand that has implemented a water bladder inside of athletic wear tops for the purpose of solving a common problem that runners, bikers, hikers and many face.
Delta Glass is a productivity timer that utilizes the pomodoro technique to reduce procrastination. It functions like an hourglass and has lights and sensors that make doing work easy and simple.