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Idaho Ignite Summer Workshop and Neuroscience Affinity Group

Idaho Ignite Summer Workshop

Entrepreneurship Training for Researchers

A summer program devoted to helping Idaho university faculty, post-doctoral, and graduate students advance their ideas.

This program will cover:

  • Intro to Startups + Entrepreneurship
  • What is a Value Proposition?
  • Finding a Value Proposition through customer Discovery + Empathy
  • How to test a Value Proposition
  • Measuring a Minimum Viable Product
  • How to Pivot
  • Business Model Canvas
  • Partnerships, Founders + Funding
  • Completing Customer Discovery
  • Interviews with student support

More Information:

Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays June 7 – July 14

Link to ApplicationĀ  (Due 5-13-22)

2022 Idaho Ignite Faculty Summer Workshop Downloadable PDF Flyer


Neuroscience Affinity Group

We are looking for a group of Boise State University faculty and other individuals interested in research related to neuroscience to form a Neuroscience Affinity Group. The affinity group will meet to discuss possible research synergies and grant opportunities.

Individuals with interests in neuro-related biomedical sciences, psychological sciences, health sciences, engineering, education, business, and others are all encouraged to respond.

Please respond to Cheryl Jorcyk,, 208-426-4287 or Jana LaRosa,, 208-426-5728 with your interest in joining or with any questions that you might have.