Application Process: Application Deadline is April 15, 2017
- Applications will be accepted through midnight, April 18th by mail or via web
Final Notification of Admission: April 28, 2017
Applicants are notified of admission or rejection on a rolling basis, with final notification to all applicants by this date. As we have limited spots, a signed commitment letter must be received by us within one week of acceptance.
VEP Phase I: May 22 - June 26, 2017
Self-study curriculum and business concept development.
- Applicants must successfully complete this phase to be eligible for Phase II.
VEP Phase II: July 15 - 22, 2017
- "Boot Camp" at UTC – delegates arrive in Chattanooga on Saturday, July 16th and depart on Sunday, July 24th.
VEP Phase III: August 2017 - May 2018
- Follow up mentoring, business development support, and online peer-to-peer networking.