sandbox abroad
SANDBOX EXPLORES THE HUMANITIES
Before starting Sandbox with the rest of the cohort Fall semester, select Sandbox students will receive an invitation to travel abroad for 5 weeks, becoming the Levinthal Fellows and studying how great things are made at a world mecca of creativity.
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NEXT STOP
Italy
TOP SPOTS
Rome
Amalfi Coast
Florence
Milan
Cinque Terre
Verona
Dolomites
Venice
LEVINTHAL FELLOWSHIP
Through cohort dinners and the Levinthal Fellows’ 1-credit class, develop a personal relationship with Mike Levinthal of Levinthal Capital and fortify your founding team before launching a product together in the Fall. Sandbox Abroad, more than any other program, fosters lasting relationships.
MEET THE SPONSOR
Michael Levinthal
Michael Levinthal is a world renowned venture capitalist, with over 30 years of industry experience. Mike holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He also received both his MS and BS degrees in Engineering from Stanford University. He has served as an advisory board member to the Stanford Technology Venture Program and established the Mayfield Fellows program at Stanford University and University of California at Berkeley.
DETAILS & FAQS
Contact Rose at rose_blamires@byu.edu with additional questions
When is it?
Sandbox Abroad is a 5-week trip during Spring Semester (May-June). Specific dates to be announced.
How much does it cost?
You're responsible for paying $1500 on top of spring tuition. Your BYU scholarship, if you have one, will still count toward cost of spring tuition.

We gratefully acknowledge Mike Levinthal, our Sandbox Abroad sponsor, who has generously subsidized this trip for students.
What does the cost cover?
Airfare, lodging, travel, and all activities are covered by the cost.
Meals are not covered.
Who will be there?
You will be traveling alongside your Levinthal Cohort and Sandbox Program Director(s).
What will we be doing?
In addition to receiving lectures on entrepreneurship and creativity in one of the world’s most artistic cities, you will also be traveling throughout Italy touring museums and ancient ruins, eating good food, and enjoying the outdoors.
How do I go on this trip?
Levinthal Fellows are chosen from within those admitted to Sandbox for the following Fall.
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