Watson Institute

Watson Institute

To maximize the impact of next generation entrepreneurs

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Watson is built on the belief that to solve the toughest challenges facing the world we must equip the next generation with the necessary tools network mindset and courage to unleash a lifetime of impact.Watson is a revolutionary new learning model for next generation innovators and social entrepreneurs. At Watson promising young leaders from around the world convene to launch and advance solutions to the world s most urgent social economic and environmental challenges.Students can earn their degree in Social Entrepreneurship from Lynn University for leading real solutions to significant global challenges. Students also have the option to complete Watson s 4 month semester incubator. Watson s Tuition Optional Income Sharing program ensures 1. Watson is affordable regardless of financial background 2. Students graduate without debt and 3. Watson is accountable to the success of our alumni. With income sharing students can choose to share a small percentage of future income rather than paying tuition or going into debt thus making Watson affordable regardless of financial background and accountable to the success of our alumni. Watson has graduated 102 alumni from 40 countries who have raised over $42.7 million created over 500 paid jobs and impacted tens of thousands of people around the world through their ventures. Two Watson alumni were named to Forbes list of 30 Social Entrepreneurs under 30 in 2017.


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900 Baseline Road
Boulder, Colorado 80302
United States of America


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Last Update: Mar 06, 2018 9:59 p.m.

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