Venture Fellow

Our Venture Fellow program will help you navigate the complex path to growing a responsible business in a supportive environment.

The program is an 18-24 month residency, with the following offerings:

  • 18-month resident fellowship at the Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator
  • 24hr access to a 200 sq. foot studio with views of the city
  • High-speed WIFI
  • Weekly, quarterly and annual mentoring sessions with our Entrepreneurs-in-Residence on marketing, branding, sustainability and financial advisement
  • Ongoing mentorship with BF+DA sustainable supply chain experts
  • Monthly reviews with the BF+DA Executive Director
  • Monthly one-on-one meetings with experts from our “Knowledge Network”
  • Guided on-going metrics of your business development progress
  • Bimonthly community programming: Social Hours, Fireside Chats and Lunch & Learns
  • Quarterly Town Halls with the Venture Fellow community
  • Annual Retreat with the Venture Fellow community
  • 10% discounts on in-house apparel production (cut-and-sew & computerized knitting)
  • Discounts on Pratt Institute (on campus) “Makers” facilities
  • Access to Pratt Institute campus facilities
  • Representation on the BF+DA website and social media platforms

We look forward to hearing from you!


The information you provide in this application is confidential and will not be shared.