Nov. 01

UP/Start Application Deadline

The UP/Start Venture Competition, an initiative of The Ratcliffe Center for Creative Entrepreneurship, focuses on incubating and building creative business ventures within the MICA community. Working with industry partners, UP/Start provides mentorship and capital to help nurture ideas into sustainable businesses. This year's upcoming 2022 competition will be virtual and open to MICA Classes of 2021 (alumni) and 2022 (undergraduate seniors, students in one year programs and second year MFA students). Monday, November 1, 2021: Round 1 online application due by 11:59 PM EST. Apply: