Shift's Defense Ventures Program

Any rank, any MOC, any service.

Learn from leading venture capital firms, tech startups & incubators during an eight-week immersion designed for the DoD’s aspiring innovators.

Active Duty, Reserve, Guard and DoD Civilians encouraged to apply.

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Upcoming Cohorts

Secure your seat for the Venture Capital or Cyber cohort today!
Early Application deadline is July 30, 2021.

Session Four | Oct. 4 – Dec. 3

Venture Capital, Cyber
Deadline: July 31, 2021. 
*2021 Sessions are fully virtual or hybrid virtual/in-person. 

Defense Ventures Program
Host Companies

Shift partners with leading venture capital firms and technology companies to host Fellows during each cohort. Each Fellow is strategically paired with their host organization using an adaptation of Shift’s proprietary matching technology.