The purpose of this award is to recognize an institution that demonstrates exemplary commitment to, and success in, developing and offering innovative educational courses and / or programs that foster entrepreneurship education across the institution.
The purpose of this award is to recognize an institution that encourages student leadership and engagement in developing innovative extra and co-curricular activities that support the development of entrepreneurial awareness, skills and practice.
The purpose of this award is to recognize an individual who has demonstrated extraordinary achievements to entrepreneurship in higher education. The recipient of this award should be known for leadership activities, service, and/or contributions to advancing the field of entrepreneurship in higher education.
The purpose of this award is to recognize an institution that demonstrates excellence in both the Curriculum Innovation in Entrepreneurship and Student Engagement in Entrepreneurship categories. This institution must provide evidence that support for entrepreneurial programs and initiatives are integrated across the institution's strategic plan.
Winners receive Excellence Award badges for their institution's brochures and website.
Dianne Welsh, University of North Carolina Greensboro
University of Connecticut, Werth Institute
InnovationX, the Oregon State University Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute, Georgia State University
EDGE Entrepreneurship Incubator, Sheridan College
University of Akron I -Corps Sites program
Ed Roberts, MIT, For his outstanding contributions to the field of Entrepreneurship and Innovation