Center for Entrepreneurship

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Bradley M. Sacks Endowed Student Entrepreneur Scholarship Fund established

This fund will provide support to undergraduate students enrolled full-time in the College who participate in entrepreneurship programs through the Center for Entrepreneurship (CFE). |Short Read
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The Startup Finale 2017

The final teams fight for their chance to win the grand prize of $15,000.|Short Read
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Phil Brabbs: Co-Founder and Chief Visionary, Torrent Consulting

Alumnus Phil Brabbs speaks with students about risks, failures, and successes from his career as a University of Michigan student, football player, and entrepreneur.|Medium Read
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Ronald B. and Kathryn J. Colby Student Entrepreneur Fund endowed

This fund will provide undergraduate student support for those participating in the Center for Entrepreneurship degree-related programs at the College of Engineering.|Short Read
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Open-access automated cars to advance driverless research

New research vehicles will be open testbeds for academic and industry researchers to rapidly test self-driving and connected vehicle technologies at a world-class proving ground.|Short Read
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U-M battery startup enters $1.5M joint venture

In an effort to make safer, longer-lasting lithium-ion batteries for technologies like electric vehicles, smartphones and laptops, a Michigan Engineering startup has formed a $1.5 million joint venture with two major players in the industry.|Medium Read
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SpecOp takes second in Venture Well’s BMEidea Competition, eyes next steps

When a class project wasn’t going to cut it in the market, the SpecOp team didn't give up.|Medium Read
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Driverless vehicle startups move into U-M incubator

Three high-potential companies from the West Coast will join the experiential learning incubator TechLab at Mcity, moving resources to develop their driverless vehicle technologies in Ann Arbor.|Medium Read
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The Startup: Which venture will be the last one standing?

Fifteen ideas are still in the running. Which student venture will be the last one standing? The Startup is a unique, semester-long competition and mentoring program.|Medium Read
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Toth Smith fund supports undergrad entrepreneurs

Kristin E. Toth Smith (BSE IOE '98, MSE '98), Sammamish, Washington, has made a $25,000 gift to establish the Kristin E. Toth Smith Endowed Fund.|Short Read

Dixon Doll: Co-Founder and General Partner, DCM Ventures

Dixon has traveled extensively to six continents to serve on advisory boards and give highly sought after presentations on entrepreneurship, technological trends, job creation, government policy and innovation.|Short Read

Entrepreneurs pay it forward

Seven entrepreneurs are leveraging their future business success to pay it forward to Michigan Engineering’s Center for Entrepreneurship (CFE).|Short Read