Pear VC just launched their 8th cohort of Garage and are accepting applications beyond Stanford for the first time. They are searching for the top 25 entrepreneurial engineering students in the country! You do not need a team or an idea to apply. You can learn more here and apply here.
Pear is the premier VC fund for student founders. Many of Pear’s team members are previous operators – they have founded companies that have sold to Facebook, Dropbox, Cisco, Instacart, and Yahoo. Pear has invested in startups now valued at over $40B, including companies like Doordash, Guardant Health, Gusto, and Branch. Pear invests across all sectors, and has a track record across enterprise, biotech, deeptech, and consumer. You can read more about Pear in TechCrunch.