Global Entrepreneurs in Residence

Deadline - July 08, 2019

Through Global Detroit and Global EIR, immigrant and international student founders have the unique opportunity to launch their startup in Southeast Michigan with the visa support that enables them to fully explore their venture's initial phases or structure their startup in ways that further the educational mission of a Michigan based university. Overview: The Global EIR program enables international student graduates and immigrant founders the opportunity to launch their startup business in the U.S., while working to launch a business or structure their startup in ways that further the educational mission of a U.S. university. This relationship enables the founder to attain an H-1B visa not subject to the H-1B cap as universities are not capped on issuing H-1B for the educational mission.

Location: Detroit