Be a Founder

Prove yourself with Founders Program

Be a Founder

Prove yourself with Founders Program.

Apply

Founders Program

First Bite’s team, in contact with the major Italian Universities and Corporates,
is looking for young talents who want to work in the Food and startup sector.

The talents will follow a 3-month path with recursive tests for the achievement of objectives
under the guidance and experience of the best mentors in the industry.

Calendar

Startup Ecosystem Module

In this module students study the Lean methodology and the basics to build a startup.

For each module there are theoretical lessons and related practical lessons on the topic.

Startup Mindset

Startup & Food Ecosystem

Lean Methodology

Brand Identity

Customer Discovery

Marketing & Growth Module

In this module, talents start testing the idea they are working on through soft validation techniques.

For each module there are theoretical lectures and related practical lessons on the topic.

Competitor Analysis

Business Model Canvas

User Experience Marketing

Landing Page & A/B test

Funnel & KPI

Founders Program

First Bite’s team, in contact with the major Italian Universities and Corporates,
is looking for young talents who want to work in the Food and startup sector.

The talents will follow a 3-month path with recursive tests for the achievement of objectives
under the guidance and experience of the best mentors in the industry.

Apply

Calendar

Startup Ecosystem Module

In this module students study the Lean methodology and the basics to build a startup.

For each module there are theoretical lessons and related practical lessons on the topic.

  • Startup Mindset
  • Startup & Food Ecosystem
  • Lean Methodology
  • Brand Identity
  • Customer Discovery

Marketing & Growth Module

In this module, talents start testing the idea they are working on through soft validation techniques.

For each module there are theoretical lectures and related practical lessons on the topic.

  • Competitor Analysis
  • Business Model Canvas
  • User Experience Marketing
  • Landing Page & A/B test
  • Funnel & KPI

Fundraising Module

Talents who made it to this module get in touch with the whole field of fundraising, i.e. how to attract VCs, business angels and raise investments.

For each module there are theoretical lectures and related practical lessons on the subject.

  • Fundraising & Investors
  • Pitch Deck
  • Business Plan

Office Hours

Once the classes are over, the team will have time to collect and analyze KPIs.

During this time, once a week there will be meetings with First Bite to analyze data and see the progress of the startup in advance of Demo Day.

Demo Day

Founders Program ends with Demo Day

The event will present the startups to an audience of Investors, VCs, corporate and Business Angels. 

Fundraising Module

Talents who made it to this module get in touch with the whole field of fundraising, i.e. how to attract VCs, business angels and raise investments.

For each module there are theoretical lectures and related practical lessons on the subject.

Fundraising & Investors

Pitch Deck

Business Plan

Office Hours

Once the classes are over, the team will have time to collect and analyze KPIs.

During this time, once a week there will be meetings with First Bite to analyze data and see the progress of the startup in advance of Demo Day.

Demo Day

Founders Program ends with Demo Day

The event will present the startups to an audience of Investors, VCs, corporate and Business Angels. 

Mentors

Simone Ridolfi
Francesco Ehrenheim
Elisa Ruscino

Partners

How much it cost

It’s free. We give you the opportunity to join this master’s program for free.
We offer 30 full-ride scholarships worth €7K.
Take this chance and apply.

Contact us

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Mail:
info@firstbite.it

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