Pursue Your Passion
Have you ever had a great idea for a product or service that you’d like to pursue? Are you passionate about a social or environmental issue that isn't being addressed adequately? Do you want to launch a new service that doesn't currently exist? Would you like the opportunity to earn credit towards your degree while pursuing this great idea or passion?
UM's new program is specifically designed for high-potential, talented, passionate students such as yourself. Connect with talented peers, Montana mentors, and inspiring guest speakers as you consider pursuing your passion. Explore your passions, ideas, and interests to make a larger impact on your local community, country, or the world.
Round 2 of applications for the 2017-18 school year will open August 22, 2017 before the start of the Autumn semester.
Hear from accomplished entrepreneurs and leaders from all over Montana. Keynote speakers discuss their experience of discovering their passion, and what it takes to live a life revolving around that passion.
Local entrepreneurs will attend peer meetings and share their expertise with participants. Designed to accelerate progress and help achieve monthly goals to hold our program participants accountable in their pursuits of passion.
Each participant is matched thoughtfully with a mentor that will help them reach their personal and professional goals during the program. The participants’ ideas, passions, and mentorship needs are all taken into account when pairing them with an accomplished and inspiring community member.