Welcome to the Zahn Innovation Center

We are a startup incubator program of The City College of New York, offering networking opportunities, co-working space and an array of resources including:

• annual competitions

• a startup bootcamp

• mentorship and pro-bono services

• skill development workshops and seminars

• hackathons and ideation sessions

• rapid prototyping facilities and hands-on MakerLab training

 Major Sponsors


Irwin Zahn


kaylie prize


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Recent Updates 


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Standard Chartered Bossgirls 2022 Summer Program: Aspiring Entrepreneurs Tackle the UN's SDGs

This summer the CCNY campus was abuzz with the energy only high schoolers can generate. Thirty five students representing cities across New York and New Jersey were here for the Bossgirls Program. Sponsored by Standard Chartered Bank’s Futuremakers Initiative and powered by the Zahn Innovation Center, Bossgirls teaches high school girls about entrepreneurship utilizing an experiential learning model.  Read more ...

Amy Diviranya Founder Talk Promo

Amy Divaraniya, the founder and CEO of OOva, will tell you she had no intention of becoming an entrepreneur, but fate had a different destiny for her. Read more about her founder talk on our blog.

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160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031

Steinman Hall
Room B20

Marshak Science Bldg
Room 052

p: 212.650.7434
f:  212.650.5768

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If you have any questions, please email us at contact@zahncenternyc.com