The Social Innovation Lab (SIL) accelerates leaders and ventures building innovative, sustainable, and scalable solutions that work towards a healthy and prosperous world. Open to any applicant from the greater Baltimore area, we aim to see mission-driven ventures from both the Johns Hopkins and the surrounding communities develop into thriving ventures with measurable impacts.

Program Overview

A snapshot of the services offered for SIL entreprenuers:

  • Funding opportunities including a $5k stipend for accepted startups, $15k cohort prize award + additional prizes
  • Mentorship and alumni connections and support
  • Johns Hopkins innovation ecosystem access
  • Co-working space at the Pava Center in Remington
  • Support services including pro bono tax, accounting, legal, banking services
  • Curated curricula led by experienced entrepreneurs