Event Category: Workforce Development

Grant Opportunity Session Two: Inclusive STEM Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Register to join us for a free informational webinar to learn more about how to apply for a VentureWell Course & Program Grant. Our Grants Manager and staff from our Higher Education Catalyst Team will be available to answer your questions live on Zoom.

Learn more before you apply

Explore the following resources to learn more about the grant and start developing your proposal:

Grant Opportunity Session One: Inclusive STEM Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Register to join us for a free informational webinar to learn more about how to apply for a VentureWell Course & Program Grant. Our Grants Manager and staff from our Higher Education Catalyst Team will be available to answer your questions live on Zoom.

Learn more before you apply

Explore the following resources to learn more about the grant and start developing your proposal:

Female Entrepreneurship: Why Gender Matters

WNM 2022 Brown Bag Training Special - Female Entrepreneurship: Why Gender Matters

Facilitated by WESST Farmington Women's Business Center

Topic: Managing a Business

According to the World Bank, female entrepreneurs make significant contributions to economic growth and to poverty reduction around the world. In the United States, for example, women-owned firms are growing at more than double the rate of all other firms, contribute nearly $3 trillion to the economy and are directly responsible for 23 million jobs.

Managing a Business: Black Men Who Own It

This panel will discuss the positive contributions African American men make in their families, businesses and communities. Connect and engage with those who share a passion for professional and leadership excellence in every field of endeavor.

Attendees will experience impactful speakers and practical information while providing greater opportunities to discuss championing support for black men.

Aggie Shark Tank

Aggie Shark Tank, sponsored by The Hunt Center for Entrepreneurship, is an event where students may pitch their innovative ideas to investors to help increase entrepreneurship in the Borderplex region. Our student entrepreneurs are strong assets that bring innovative opportunities to our binational, bicultural community. Come watch students from the Borderplex region pitch business ideas to real investors for real money.

Native Sprint Accelerator

August 3rd kicks off the 5-week business accelerator program. Participants join virtually to explore topics within business and entrepreneurship. Topics include value proposition, revenue streams, channels, and more. Applications are open now and available on the AIBE website.