About

The Harvard College Innovation Challenge is known on campus as i3 for invent-imagine-impact.


Where Harvard Student Startups Get Their Start

Now in its 10th year, i3 has provided over $650,000 in grants, incubator space and professional services to students pursuing commercial, social and public startups on campus, online and internationally. Students compete for grants, awards, prizes and incubator space to help them realize their innovative visions. The i3  program cultivates, coaches and showcases Harvard’s rapidly growing group of student entrepreneurs. Hundreds of students participate and at last count came from 44 different concentrations and graduate disciplines, representing all 12 houses, 4 undergraduate class years and graduate degree-candidates from 4 schools.