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Kauffman Foundation Announces 2015 Recipients of Junior Faculty Fellowship Grants

Find out more about the recipients of the Kauffman Junior Faculty Fellowship in Entrepreneurship Research (KJFF).

KU Institute for Advancing Medical Innovation

Getting new medical treatments and cures to patients more quickly is the goal of a Kauffman-supported life science proof-of-concept model at the University of Kansas.

Kauffman Foundation Accepting Proposals for 2016 Entrepreneurship Dissertation Fellowship Grants

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.

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.

Kauffman Emerging Scholars Initiative

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

Makerspaces Coming to Main Street

The Maker Movement has taken the pursuit of creative technologies from the realm of hobbyists and has made it more accessible – seeding innovative new industries in cities and communities around the U.S.

Pritzker Announces New NACIE Members

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker recently announced the 27 new members of the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship. The Council will serve as a vehicle for ongoing dialogue with the entrepreneurship and workforce development communities, including working with business and trade associations.

Tech Standards and Industry Consortia Membership

Bluetooth. Wifi. Technology consortia are incredibly important drivers of the products that make it to the market everyday but most people don't understand much about them at all. New data on industry consortia and technology standards should open up this hidden world.

iBridge Network

iBridge is a global, centralized resource for unbiased information about early-stage technologies and inventions.

Entrepreneurship Education Comes of Age on Campus

The first paper "Entrepreneurship Education Comes of Age on Campus" is a qualitative report on a gathering of educators from 16 institutions with notable entrepreneurship education programs — including some who participated in the Kauffman Campuses Initiative, which encouraged interdisciplinary entrepreneurship education programs — to discuss common practices and challenges.