Have an Adventure

Expand your worldview and discover new applications for a big idea. Select groups of students are invited to New York or Silicon Valley to meet with visionary entrepreneurs, leading executives and successful NC State alumni.

There are two trips every year: a fall break trip to New York City and a spring break trip to Silicon Valley. Trips are affordable for students, only $400 all-inclusive.

In addition to the break trips, there are multiple local tours run throughout the year sponsored by the Albright Entrepreneurs Village. Contact the Village directly to inquire about reserving your spot.

Venture to the Valley

Experience startup culture in the most popular startup destination in the world: Silicon Valley! This spring break trip takes students to big entrepreneurial legends like Facebook or Apple and emerging startups like Citrine Informatics or Flexport. The application period for the spring 2019 trip has passed.

Take a Bite of the Big Apple

Explore the "City that Never Sleeps" during fall break with the New York City trip! Past visits include, Exeq, Compass, Venture for America, Madison Square Garden and more. The application for the next trip will be available in summer 2019.

Triangle Hotspots

Students in the Albright Entrepreneurs Village have the opportunity to visit NC State alumni in startups across the Triangle. Past visits have included Bee Downtown, Citrix, American Underground, HQ Raleigh, SaS, Smashing Boxes and more.

About Our Trips

Any degree-seeking NC State student in good conduct and academic standing is eligible to apply. Application questions ask students to discuss a demonstrated interest in entrepreneurship and discuss future career goals.