Created by the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership (CWEL) at Babson College, the Women Innovating Now (WIN) Growth Lab is a 12-Week online accelerator program that provides women entrepreneurs with an inspiring community and a rigorous, experiential process that catalyzes innovative thinking and enables them to successfully scale and transform businesses. The Fall 2021 cohort will begin in September and ends in December. *Application deadline is June 23rd, 2021 at 11:59PM EST **Co-Founding teams only need to fill out one application. Please include dual responses for applicable questions below. Questions about the application? Contact Cristina Urdaneta at

Section 1: General Information

Section 2: General Business Info

Section 3: Your Venture

The requirements of this program are: Participation in all WIN sessions. This includes all predetermined content sessions, breakout sessions and events.

The WIN Growth Lab meets every Tuesday and Thursday for 12 weeks between September and December. The exact schedule is available on our website Participants are expected to attend program activities, contribute to the community, be transparent about their business progress, meet with their assigned mentors, and achieve key milestones. If circumstances arise that inhibit your ability to actively engage with the program, it is your responsibility to inform the leadership team right away.

Section 4: Scholarship

If you are applying for a scholarship, please answer questions 28-30. If you are not applying for a scholarship, please skip this section. Please note: Current Babson, Olin, and Wellesley Students and Babson Alumnae will be given a full scholarship if accepted into the program. You are not required to fill out the scholarship section below.