Do you think like an entrepreneur?

Are you motivated by your faith to create ventures that matter for the future of society?

More of a community than a conference, Praxis Academy invites top undergraduates and recent graduates from around the globe to delve deeply into theology, culture, & entrepreneurship amidst 30 successful founders and thought leaders. Attendees get personal access to speakers, an opportunity to pitch their startup or idea, and a life-long community of inspiring peers. All majors are encouraged to apply.

Biola University has partnered with Praxis to be the host school for the Academy 2019, held July 29 - August 2. Biola is excited to announce the availability of full-ride scholarships to a select group of its students to represent us at this gathering of top students from around the country. 

What Is It: Praxis Academy 2019 is a week-long intensive, exploring a Christian vision for culture-shaping entrepreneurship that spans business, nonprofits, and social enterprise -- both domestic and international.

Who It’s For: Undergraduates and recent graduates across all backgrounds and majors; both current entrepreneurs and those who are interested in startups; all are passionate about their faith and interested in purposeful innovation across all of culture. Thus far 350 students from over 70 schools -- Ivy Leagues, top research & liberal arts, CCCU, and more -- have graduated since its first Academy in 2014.

When & Where Is It: July 29 - August 2, 2019 // Biola University.

How Do I Apply: Apply Online at

Early Round applications close March 1 (priority for acceptance & scholarships)

Open Round applications close April 1

Final Round applications close May 1 (limited seats)

More information and a testimonial video can be found at

Biola University's Crowell School of Business is a Top-Tier Partner School of the Praxis Academy. The Crowell School of Business also hosts the annual Biola Startup Competition, a faith-based entrepreneurial initiative to accelerate startups across the breadth of Biola University. This strategic initiative is self-funded. For sponsorship and kingdom investment opportunities, please contact Robert Harp, Director of Strategic Initiatives, at 562.944.0351 ext. 5183.