Be one of the first to experience XLR8YOUTH, a youth acceleration challenge!

We are excited to announce the launch of a new incubator and accelerator intensive program for Hawaiʻi youth.  This unique collaboration combines the entrepreneurship and investment savvy of Sultan Ventures & XLR8HI with the youth and community-empowering, passion project-work of Education Incubator to support youth in designing solutions to the challenges of today and tomorrow.  This first-ever program runs July 15-26 in the XLR8HI office.

Are you an excited, inspired, creative, out-of-the-box young thinker who wants to spend two crazy weeks with us to dream and do impossible things? Apply today!


Stage 1

Applications open to youth ages 10-20 years old.

Stage 2

Video or face-to-face interviews with coaches.

Stage 3

Pilot cohort selected (20 participants max).

Stage 4

Pilot Phase 1 - Explore | Invent, July 15-19.

Stage 5

Pilot Phase 2 - Build | Launch, July 22-26.

Applications for XLR8YOUTH are now closed.

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Education Incubator offers a wide range of programming to create access and opportunity for youth in Hawaiʻi and beyond to create radical change now.



XLR8HI is Hawaiʻi's Entrepreneurship Center, bringing people, opportunities, and ideas together to drive entrepreneurship + innovation forward.

Sultan Ventures

Sultan Ventures is a venture firm helping visionary founders build successful, long-lasting businesses.