Invest in your future. Invest in yourself.

The Hill Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship is bringing together the most innovative instructors in higher education to deliver an impactful and transformational experience.

This three-week intensive experience held in Downtown Greenville will equip you with the foundations of business and the fundamentals of innovation and entrepreneurship.

Designed for students who want to complement their degree with real-world business and innovation experience.


  • Three weeks, Monday through Friday, occasional evening and weekend activities

Next Cohort Dates

  • June 5th – June 23rd, 2023 (In-person)


  •  TBD for June 2023

*Housing and Dining (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) Included

*Partial scholarships available (need based)

Post Bootcamp

  • Optional internship opportunities available at the conclusion of the Bootcamp

Hear from Distinguished Speakers From Top Organizations

  • Uber
  • Tiktok
  • Roku
  • EY
  • KPMG
  • Deloitte
  • Accenture
  • BMW
  • Serial Entrepreneurs
  • Non-Profit Leaders

What you’ll learn

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Management and Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Communication and Presentation Skills
  • Business Analytics
  • Excel Modeling
  • Design Thinking
  • Creative Design
  • Early Career Accelerator Strategies
  • Professional Negotiation
  • Consulting with Clients

What to expect from your Bootcamp experience

  • Learn how to drive innovation in the workplace or launch your own venture
  • Facilitated instruction from distinguished faculty
  • Networking events with industry-leading professionals
  • Consulting project with leading organizations in the Greenville Community
  • Service project supporting local area non-profits and causes
  • Connecting with a peer network of like-minded innovators

How can You benefit?

  • Everyone – Learn how to drive innovation today in your world of influence
  • Freshmen and Sophomores – Who want to develop essential skills to land an internship
  • Juniors –  Who want to differentiate themselves from the competition in the job market
  • Seniors and Recent Grads – Who want to accelerate their careers

Powerful network

Past participants represent multiple colleges and universities:

  • Anderson University
  • Campbell University
  • Clemson University
  • Davidson College
  • Furman University
  • Guilford College
  • Presbyterian College
  • Sewanee: The University of the South
  • University of Alabama
  • Wake Forest University
  • Warren-Wilson College

Next Cohort Dates: June 5th – June 23rd, 2023

Applications Coming Soon!

For more information from The Hill Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Furman, please email

Business & Innovation Bootcamp

Join us next June 2023, for a transformational experience where you will combine fundamentals of innovation and entrepreneurship with real world experience.

About The Hill Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Furman

  • The Hill Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship exists to develop leaders into entrepreneurially-minded thinkers and doers. Led by Interim Executive Director, Bryan Davis, the team at Furman has over 100 years of diverse industry experience.
  • Innovation, at its core, is a mindset – do you have what it takes to unlock that mindset and take control of your future? If the answer is yes, apply TODAY!
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