Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans
The Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans (EBV) is a novel, one-of-a-kind initiative designed to leverage the skills, resources and infrastructure of higher education to offer cutting-edge, experiential training in entrepreneurship and small business management to post-9/11 veterans and their families. The aim of the program is to open the door to economic opportunity for our veterans and their families by developing their competencies in creating and sustaining an entrepreneurial venture.
The School of Business is proud to participate in this very special program that helps give back to individuals who have sacrificed for our country. EBV demonstrates the power of entrepreneurship in our communities by fostering an essential route for job creation and economic vitality.
- KeyBank Gives $75K to UConn Program for Veteran Business OwnersThe KeyBank Foundation on Thursday presented a $75,000 grant to UConn in support a School of Business program that helps U.S. military veterans become small-business owners. The Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans (EBV), established at UConn 10 years ago, educates and mentors U.S. military veterans as they launch their first businesses and continues to offer support... […]
- EBV Alum: ‘To Do What You Love is Priceless’Imagine a young child wandering alone in the woods on a frigid afternoon, with each passing minute decreasing the likelihood of a successful rescue. UConn alumnus Jason Otrin would like to encourage emergency responders in Connecticut, and across the nation, to adopt the use of drones for such public-safety emergencies. A drone with a thermal... […]
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