Entrepreneurship Programs

1 Million Cups

A weekly educational and networking program founded by Kauffman Labs for Enterprise Creation that strives to engage entrepreneurs in their communities.

Angel Resource Institute

Provides education, training, mentoring, and information on best practices in the field of angel investing to improve connections between angel investors and entrepreneurs.

Astia

A global not-for-profit organization that propels women’s full participation as entrepreneurs and leaders in high-growth businesses, fueling innovation and driving growth.

EY Entrepreneur Of The Year

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is a proud sponsor of Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur Of The Year award.

Entrepreneurship Research and Policy Network

The Entrepreneurship Research and Policy Network is an online network sponsored by the Kauffman Foundation and the Social Science Research Network.

Entrepreneurship.org

Entrepreneurship.org focuses on content and resources to assist and educate entrepreneurs, business mentors, policymakers, academics, and investors.

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Prize Medal for Distinguished Research in Entrepreneurship

As a tribute to Ewing Marion Kauffman and his entrepreneurial work, the Kauffman Foundation established the Kauffman Prize Medal in 2005 to inspire promising young scholars to contribute new insight into the field of entrepreneurship.

Expanding Quality Support for Entrepreneurs

The Kauffman Foundation issues request for proposals to help scale and deepen the most promising programs that support entrepreneurs.

Get in the Ring: The American Startup Clash 2014

Get in the Ring is a high-impact pitch competition in which entrepreneurs battle head-to-head to secure growth opportunities, potential clients, and relationships with those who can help them succeed.

Get in the Ring: The North American Startup Clash 2014

The Kauffman Foundation hosts the North American "Get in the Ring" competition, bringing together innovative entrepreneurs from the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.