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Upcoming Events at ELC

The ELC and the Entrepreneurship Club of Kutztown University plan two major upcoming events in the 2016-2017 school year.

2016 Fall Kutztown University Business Idea Competition  

Calling all aspiring entrepreneurs!  Apply today for a chance to turn your business idea into cash!

Kutztown University Entrepreneurial Leadership Center (ELC) is seeking students of all disciplines of study who have a viable business idea.  Kutztown University's 2016 Business Idea Competition will provide students with an opportunity to explore their creative business ideas, as well as receive valuable feedback from accomplished entrepreneurs.  All finalists will be expected to present their business idea in the final round of judging to a panel of experienced entrepreneurs.  Non-participants are also invited to attend the live presentation in 102 Academic Forum on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.  The top three finalists will receive cash prizes, including a $1,000 grand prize.  Please visit for more details and to submit your application in hopes of becoming the next successful entrepreneur.

Applicants can enter individually or as a team.  Deadline is October 24, 2016.

Entrepreneurship Week

Entrepreneurship Week will be held from March 27 to March 30, 2017 and will be filled with various activities of interest to students and business leaders regarding starting and maintaining businesses. The final list of activities with specific times and dates will be coming soon. In the planning stages are:

  • Entrepreneurship Panel
  • Student/Business Networking Lunch
  • Women's Business Luncheon and Speaker
  • Internship Celebration at the Student Incubator
  • Innovation Lab
  • Student Marketplace




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coming up....    Entrepreneurship Week

Don't forget to join the Entrepreneurship Club for ongoing help and support with entrepreneurial ventures!

Entrepreneurship Club