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. Each trip is $400 all-inclusive for students.
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.
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 Jet.com, Exeq, Compass, Venture for America, Madison Square Garden and more. Applications for the 2018 trip will be available in the summer.
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. Applications for the 2018 trip will be available in November.
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.
Apply for a Trip
We are currently accepting applications for the Silicon Valley trip. Applications will be accepted through Dec. 8, 2017, at midnight.
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.Apply Now