The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation today announced a total of $840,000 in awards to eight local venture accelerators selected for grants and sponsorship in the KC Accelerator Challenge.
Using the metropolitan areas of St. Louis and Kansas City, this paper provides insights into how regions can accelerate momentum and increase their return on investments in entrepreneur development.
Unique two-year teacher development program invests in high-performing teacher leaders.
Business startup activity trudged slightly upward in 2016, continuing a three-year ascension and reaching pre-Recession levels, according to the 2017 Kauffman Index of Startup Activity, released today by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.
Hear the stories of how entrepreneurs are fighting day after day to build great businesses in the new economy and what barriers stand in their way.
To address a variety of demographic, socioeconomic and geographic barriers standing in the way of entrepreneurs, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation today announced a Request for Proposals for its newly launched Inclusion Open grant program.
Arnobio Morelix, senior research analyst at the Kauffman Foundation, discusses the Kauffman Index of Entrepreneurship.
Twenty teachers from 12 local schools received a big surprise this morning when they learned that they had been selected as 2017 Fund for Teachers Fellows.
Victor Hwang, Kauffman Foundation vice president of Entrepreneurship, notes the contributions entrepreneurs make to their communities and invites people to join the Zero Barriers to Startup movement.
See what happens when more than 150 policymakers, entrepreneurs and thought leaders work together to solve challenges facing startups today.
The 8th annual State of Entrepreneurship Address discussed the resurgence of entrepreneurship in the United States, but also that three megatrends must be taken into account to reverse the longer term decline of startups.
After a long hangover from the Great Recession, entrepreneurship is finally rebounding in the United States, according to the 8th Annual Kauffman Foundation State of Entrepreneurship Address held in Washington today.