Mookerji Innovation Fund - Igniting New Companies (INC)

The Igniting New Companies program at Kennesaw State University is making more than $100,000 in startup capital available to students and recent alumni with exciting, tech-based business ideas.

This opportunity is possible thanks to tech entrepreneurs Sid and Sophie Mookerji, who recently contributed $120,000 to create the Mookerji Innovation Fund.

Click here to apply.

Click here to attend an information session.


The Robin and Doug Shore Entrepreneurship Center mission is to inspire entrepreneurial culture, develop entrepreneurial skillsets, enable idea creating and collaboration opportunities, conduct relevant entrepreneurial research, and connect students with mentors and resources that enable them to successfully launch and grow new ventures.

Our Goals

  • Attract students and educate them in entrepreneurship
  • Help newly developed talent to create new business
  • Develop an entrepreneurial spirit at Kennesaw State University and in the community

We achieve these goals by engaging students in real-life entrepreneurial settings, recruiting experienced mentors that are willing to help upcoming entrepreneurs while facilitating connections to resources that are long-term success.