Application Process

Step 1: Complete the pre-application below (or download the PDF), and schedule a meeting with CIED incubator staff. Call (352) 395-5053.

Step 2: Meet with CIED incubator staff to dicuss (and clarify, if necessary) the business concept and determine if the prospective business may be a good fit for the Entrepreneur Incubator.

Step 3: After meeting with CIED incubator staff, review and submit the application.

Step 4: Applications will be accepted and reviewed by the selection committee on a continuous basis. Note: Proprietary information will not be shared outside of the selection committee.

Step 5: Successful applicants will be notified of their acceptance.

Step 6: Contract/agreement will be reviewed and signed.


Pre-Application












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Inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies should be directed to: Lela Frye, Equal Access/Equal Opportunity Coordinator, 3000 NW 83rd Street, R-Annex, Rom 105, Gainesville, Florida 32606, (352) 395-5420, .