Foundation For Innovation And Technology Transfer

Boeing University Innovation Leadership Development Program

Submission deadline has been extended till June 17, 2019

The Boeing University Innovation Leadership Development Program is Boeing India’s unique aerospace innovation, leadership and talent development program; designed for students and budding entrepreneurs. BUILD aims to help the young innovators of today shape their ideas into disruptions of tomorrow.

Boeing in association with FITT

Boeing in association with FITT is foccussed on identifying student innovators and budding startups and transform their ideas into sellable value propositions in the Northern region. Open to student teams and new entrepreneurs across India, finalist teams for the BUILD program will be mentored by subject matter and industry experts as part of an intensive learning program, to shape and refine their ideas.  The selected teams will also get the opportunities to refine and pitch their final propositions to Boeing and its connected ecosystem of investors, incubators and entrepreneurs.

BUILD Manual

FITT will work with Boeing and subject matter experts to judge the applications and select finalists for the BUILD bootcamp. We will help selected teams hone their ideas and make them market ready.

Teams shortlisted for the BUILD program get to:

steps for the shortlist

BUILD Timeline

The BUILD program offers student teams and early-stage start-ups extensive support in its acceleration program over the course of 5 months.


BUILD looking for the smartest, the brightest and the most passionate innovators – the ones who are passionate about redefining the future.  BUILD is looking for teams with outstanding and innovative ideas to solve problems in the following fields:

flight plan application stages

Who is eligible for BUILD 2019?

So, who is eligible to apply to the BUILD program? It’s simple. If you and your team (maximum 3 members) qualify under any of the categories below, go right ahead!


Students who have completed at least 2 years of an undergraduate course or are enrolled in a Master’s or PhD program, or are postdoctoral researchers

Applications from Professors are also accepted if there are students on the team


Entrepreneurs or Startups in ideation stage (with an idea but without funding or an associated product and customers)

Note: Team sizes are limited to 3 per team with no more than 1 Professor per team

Apply Now!

Applying to BUILD is easy. Click on the following link, fill in the form and submit!

BUILD 2019- 

Submission deadline has been extended till June 17, 2019

For more information on the program and for any queries download the FAQs here – or reach out to Mr Uttam Aswal – [email protected]