Teaching Entrepreneurship

Bringing entrepreneurs together for weekly meetings, offering them practical classroom instruction and online curriculum, and making them aware of the resources in their communities can make a difference in the businesses they launch and lead.

Kauffman Foundation Accepting Proposals for 2016 Entrepreneurship Dissertation Fellowship Grants

05/20/15 We're awarding up to 15 Dissertation Fellowship grants of $15,000 each to Ph.D., D.B.A. or other doctoral students for the support of dissertations in the area of entrepreneurship.

Kauffman Founders School Twitter Chat | Financing Your Venture

05/19/15 - 05/19/15 Join Kauffman Founders School and the U.S. Small Business Administration on Twitter as we discuss creative and effective ways Millennial entrepreneurs can finance their startups.

Entrepreneurs Share Secrets to Achieving Balance between Work and Family in Second Founders School eBook

05/13/15 In a new Kauffman Founders School eBook, startup owners share their pull-no-punches secrets for creating harmony between the people they love and the dreams they’re trying to accomplish.

How Entrepreneurs Can Use Boards to Help Grow Their Businesses

05/07/15 Kauffman Foundation Senior Fellow Suren Dutia adds his expertise to an existing Kauffman Founders School video series on building powerful boards.

Do You Have to Go to Harvard to Get the Best Entrepreneurship Education?

04/23/15 Kauffman researcher Alex Krause explores which universities are best for aspiring entrepreneurs seeking an MBA.

Startup Dos and Don’ts for Finding Venture Capital

04/15/15 New Kauffman Founders School video series teaches entrepreneurs how to find, approach and negotiate with venture capitalists to secure funding that matches their business needs.

Kauffman Founders School Twitter Chat | Starting Up: What You Need to Know

03/31/15 - 03/31/15 Join Kauffman Founders School and the U.S. Small Business Administration to discuss tools, resources, and opportunities available to budding entrepreneurs.

Innovation Fund America

Launched in 2012 to position select community colleges around the nation to find, fund, and mentor innovative local startups with the potential to grow.

New Kauffman Sketchbook Illustrates the Six Essential Skills of Extraordinary Entrepreneurs

03/18/15 Amy Wilkinson, author of "The Creator’s Code," shares skills that the creators of game-changing companies such as Chipotle, Dropbox and eBay have used to build their enterprises.

Kauffman Emerging Scholars Initiative

02/23/15 Kauffman researcher Alex Krause overviews the Kauffman Emerging Scholars Initiative for her blog series on the same subject.