College campuses can be the seedbed where imagination, knowledge, and technological developments come together to grow new products, processes, applications, materials, or services.
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.
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 researcher Alex Krause overviews the Kauffman Emerging Scholars Initiative for her blog series on the same subject.
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.
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.
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 is a global, centralized resource for unbiased information about early-stage technologies and inventions.
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.
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.
The Kauffman Campuses initiative, which operated from 2003 to 2013, was designed to transform the way colleges and universities prepare students for success in the American economy.
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