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Deadline: The CU Grow Vendor Development Program

January 13, 2021
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The CU Grow Vendor Development program is one of many initiatives led by the Columbia University Facilities and Operations (CUFO) group supporting the University’s comprehensive commitment to create and expand opportunities for minority-, women-, and locally-owned businesses (MWL).

CU Grow's Cohort 5 begins in February 2021. We are currently recruiting for vendor participants and expert coaches. The program accepts 20 firms in the built environment including construction trades, professional services, suppliers, and commodities. Each firm is paired up with an expert coach to assist in addressing challenges and identifying strategies to continue growing their businesses.

Applications are due January 13, 2021.

Note: The CU Grow Team will only consider the application of participants that attend the required information session. Information sessions are also required for new coaches. All coaches must complete an application to be considered for Cohort 5 in 2021.The program will only consider MWLBE firms within the built environment that has a business, service, or commodity in the construction industry.

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