Babson WIN Lab

​​​​​​Women Innovating Now Lab

Created by the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership (CWEL) at Babson College, Women Innovating Now (WIN) Lab® provides women entrepreneurs with an inspiring community and a rigorous, experiential process that catalyzes innovative thinking and enables them to successfully launch or transform businesses.

Going into it's sixth year, WIN Lab® has been designated as one of the top two specialty programs for Excellence in Entrepreneurship Education by the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship®; earned BostInno’s designation as one of Boston’s “50 on Fire” innovators and visionaries; and was honored by the prestigious Rosoff Awards for diversity.

WIN Lab is a different kind of venture accelerator, one that broadens the possibilities for women entrepreneurs capable of making a dynamic economic impact. Throughout the eight month experience, “WINners”—iterate their ideas, design and test prototypes, and launch or grow their ventures. You also get:
  • 8 months of business curriculum, including Babson faculty and world-renowned pedagogy
  • One-on-one coaching for the duration of the program
  • Access to experts in a variety of industries and subject matter
  • To participate in well-attended public events to showcase your company
  • Milestones to hold you accountable to your goals
  • A cohort of women entrepreneurs who are experiencing the entrepreneurial journey with you

Apply for the WIN Lab® Intensity Track »

... and earn credits while you build your business!


Apply to WIN Boston


Sponsored by:

Gesmer Updegrove LLP logo

Version 2.0 Communications logo

Wolf & Company logo   

Apply to WIN Miami


Supported by:

Knight Foundation logo

FedEX logo

Akerman logo