European Innovation Academy (EIA)

About EIA

Become an innovator and launch your own startup. Join the world’s largest study abroad startup program. Experience an innovation journey starting from team formation to pitching to investors. EIA gives you the resources, mentors, and connections you’ll need to unleash the entrepreneur inside you.  EIA has 650+ participants and over 100 mentors and speakers from companies like Alchemist Accelerator, Air BnB, Facebook, Google, Adobe, and Microsoft.

This Coming Year

EIA Porto, Portugal, July 14 – August 2, 2024


Tuition, housing and international health insurance: $3,175


Deposit due upon application approval: $500

Balance of registration and accommodation will be due no later than March 22nd, 2024.

You will earn 3 ENTR Elective Credits (ENTR488: Seminar in Entrepreneurship).


Steps to Apply:

Step 1: Get the ball rolling and fill out this form. You must complete this form before applying so the Registrar knows you are interested in studying abroad.

Step 2: To be eligible for EIA, students must apply using both of the buttons below. Do not apply on the EIA website. You will apply and make your payments to Grove City College.

The deadline to apply for EIA Porto 2024 has passed.

Apply by March 15th, 2024.

Scholarship Opportunity

E+I will award three $1000 scholarships to EIA Porto. To be considered, apply using the buttons above! Scholarship decisions will be made on a rolling basis until all scholarships are awarded.

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A Closer Look into EIA

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