Discovering the Silicon Alley

New York TigerTrek is connecting Princeton's students with East Coast's most exciting entrepreneurial talent and spirit.

The participants get the chance to spend time with legendary startup founders, company executives and venture capitalists in informal, intimate settings.


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  • 1 Week

    In New York City

  • 20

    Princeton Students

    Excelling in Tech and Entrepreneurship

  • 20 Leaders

    Founders. Executives. Investors. Thought Leaders.

New York TigerTrek

What is NYTT?

New York TigerTrek is an organized trip in which 20 rigorously-selected Princeton undergraduates are offered the opportunity to visit entrepeneurial luminaries at cutting edge start ups, venture capital firms, and corporates. We hold closed-door only, candid conversations with each leader we meet.


Jennifer Hyman

CEO, Rent the Runway

Nader Al-Naji

Co-Founder, Basecoin

Matt Blumberg

Founder, Return Path

Peter Boyce II

Co-Founder, Rough Draft Ventures

Travis Scher

Associate, DCG

Josh Wolfe

Co-Founder, Lux Capital

Alan Patricof

Founder, Greycroft

Justin Connolly

EVP ESPN and Disney

Greg Rosen

Principal, Box Group

Ryan Shea

Founder, Blockstack

Ron Dickerman

President, Madison International

Dr. Alfred Spector

CTO, Two Sigma

Soo Kim

Founder Partner and Chief Investment Officer, Standard General

Nam Nguyen


New Lab

The Trip

Details About the Week

Fall 2017

Early Bird Applications

Get the chance to secure an early spot on the trip!

Get a chance to apply early and join the fabulous NYTT experience! The early bird participants will also benefit from an exclusive early meeting with entrepreneurial leaders

Early 2018

Regular Applications become available!

A panel of professors and students will facilitate interviews and decisions will be finalized by mid-February. All Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors are encouraged to apply!

17 - 25 March, 2018

Save the Date!

The trip will take place during Spring Break 2018

The trip is a week long, happening over spring break, from March 19th to March 25th. On average we will be visiting 3-4 companies per day. Other activities will include a NY Comedy Show, Escape the Room, and evening walks along the high line.

Official Sponsors

Rough Draft Ventures



Return Path

Princeton Computer Science Department