Apply for Veterans Launching Ventures Course

Application, registration, and payment

The spring session runs Thursday, April 4 through Thursday, June 6, 2019.

Please complete the application below for Veterans Launching Ventures. This course is open to veterans and active duty servicepersons from all branches of the U.S. military. We also accept applications from the spouse or children of U.S. veterans.

The $100 registration deposit fee will need to be made up-front by all who participate. This deposit will be returned upon successful completion of the course.

The spring and fall VLV classes are in a "blended" format — part onsite, part online. The winter session is fully-online.

Spring session

  • The spring session runs April through early-June.
  • There are ten in-person spring classes. Six classes are taught at the FDU Florham Campus and four are taught online.
  • Classes are currently taught at the Florham Campus, typically in the Orangerie.
  • Registration opens in February.

Fall session

  • The fall session runs mid-October through mid-December.
  • There are ten classes.
  • Onsite classes are currently taught at the Florham Campus, typically in the Orangerie.
  • Registration opens in August.

Winter session

  • The winter session classes are fully-online.
  • The winter online course runs from mid-January through mid-March.
  • Registration opens in December.

Register now for the upcoming session.

Demographics are requested for grant writing purposes and are not used in connection with your name or any identifying information. They help us determine the impact of our program and show we are targeting the audience our private funders are interested in supporting.

Thank you very much for your interest in VLV. We will be reaching out to you shortly to provide you with more information about the program and to address your questions.

My business idea:

  • Yes, sign me up for the spring session!
  • Mr/Ms:

    First Name (Given name):

    Last Name (Surname):







    The eduation level that is most accurate.


    Knowledge of finance.

    Experience with business plans.

    My current employment status.

    Additional description of my work.

    My relationship to the veteran:
    • I am a veteran.
    • My spouse is/was a veteran.
    • My parent is/was a veteran.

    Veteran's full name (if your spouse or parent):

    The branch of service for the veteran.

    The war-time service for the veteran.

    Was the service in combat?
    • Yes, combat service.
    • No, not combat service.

    Years of military service.

    Starting year:

    Ending year:

    How I heard about Veterans Launching Ventures

    (Please be as detailed as possible. This helps us know which marketing efforts work best.)


    My gender:

    My ethnicity:

    My household income:

    • I certify that all of the information entered on this form is true and correct. I understand that if I knowingly and/or willingly falsified any information or misrepresented myself or another individual, that I am liable to be fined and held legally responsible for such misrepresentation, including paying the full $2,000.00 tuition for the course if I participate in any part of the course.