1701’s Entrepreneur-in-Residence program is an effort in partnership with Virginia Beach Economic Development. Whether you’re launching a brand new business or starting a new project, 1701 offers the community and services you need to be successful. Accepted applicants earn two and a half months of completely free coworking office space*, mentorship from the owners of 1701 & other experts in their field, and an abundance of resources. Two applicants will be accepted for each session. Accepted applicants must have or be able to acquire a Virginia Beach business license.

1701’s Entrepreneur-in-Residence program empowers startups to connect, create, and grow. 1701 is a place where entrepreneurs can thrive and succeed through innovation and collaboration. We’re committed to creating a powerful, supportive ecosystem that advances opportunities for all types of entrepreneurs in Virginia Beach.

*We are following social distancing guidelines and are excited to support virtually until we are fully operational! Mentoring, virtual brain storm sessions, access to virtual events, workshops, and networking and more will be available.

Spring Session: April 12 – June 25, 2021 – Application deadline: March 5, 2021

Head here to apply