inRes 2016: Eligibility and Support
The two team members that will participate in the inRes Initiative should submit the application form
in English, on behalf of an entrepreneurial team. The application form
will identify and describe: the team and the two members that will
participate in inRes; the endorsers; the technology, product/service and
market, business model; the development stage and path to market. The
application form is now available.
citizens or citizens of other countries who hold permanent resident
status in Portugal, holding a master degree, are eligible to apply to
Only projects that are not yet established regularly selling products/services may apply.
are no fees for participation in any of the activities of the inRes
initiative. The CMU Portugal Program expects to support each participant
with the plane trips between Portugal, Pittsburgh and Silicon Valley, and to cover
living expenses during the seven weeks stay.
Although each inRes team member may choose where to live, there are several housing options
that are offered at a reduced Carnegie Mellon University rate. There
are also several boarding houses, which may be available. In order to
have access to the Carnegie Mellon University rates, the inRes team
members must indicate that they are visiting on behalf of Carnegie
decisions to start and to keep running inRes, as well as the actual
number of admitted teams, will depend on the availability of funds, the
number and quality of the submitted proposals, and the actual number of
teams and individuals that register, and are committed to, and actively
participating in, the initiative at any time.