CIE News

Ole Miss’s First Women & Entrepreneurship Week

Please read the below press release to learn more about our first Women & Entrepreneurship Week. Women in Entrepreneurship Week Kicks Off Nov. 14 The Ole Miss Career Center, School of Engineering, and the CIE partner for a special week of events   OXFORD, Miss.–A new week-long event is being hosted by the Career Center and […]

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My-Take Co-founder Meets with Ole Miss CIE Board

By My-Take   Todd Hoskins, Co-founder of My-Take, was invited to meet with the Ole Miss Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) board on Friday, October 22nd and answer some questions. Q: So, what is your tie to the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) CIE? TH: I received my MBA from Ole Miss and was invited to attend the meeting […]

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$500 Entrepreneurship Scholarship Available Now

The Cogniizant Transformation Young Entrepreneur Scholarship is designed to help budding entrepreneurs take a step in the direction of fulfilling their entrepreneurial dreams. $500 will be awarded to applicants and is open to all students across the world, who are 18+ years of age and are enrolled in any school/college/university for the 2017-18 academic year. […]

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Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Set for Nov. 17

WEDO is a once in a lifetime opportunity to listen to innovative ideas from world-class speakers, and participate in the largest discussion on how to empower women in business!  This year’s confirmed distinguished speakers include: -Ms. Goldie Hawn  (Academy and Golden Globe Award Winning Actress, Director, Producer and Founder Hawn Foundation) -Ms. Bobbi Brown (CEO Beauty Evolution, […]

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e.Builders Forum Takes Place Sept. 28-29,2017

Birmingham will host the International Association of Business Innovation (InBIA)’s annual Ecosystem Builders Forum, or e.Builders Forum September 28-29, 2017.  The event will be held at Innovation Depot, one of the nation’s largest business incubators serving the Appalachian region. This year’s e.Builders will celebrate Birmingham’s successes in building vibrant ecosystems of support for a new […]

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The Delta I-Fund is Seeking Ole Miss Startups

The Delta I-Fund is offering an opportunity for pre-revenue, proof of concept companies at Ole Miss to vet their idea with funding for up to $50,000. The Delta I-Fund  is a 12-week program based on the Lean Startup Methodology. The upcoming cohort will begin February 3, 2018. The Delta I-Fund is looking for patent heavy, pre-revenue, idea stage technology […]

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Project Entrepreneur Announces Female Entrepreneur Competition

Applications are now open for Project Entrepreneur’s 2017/18 Venture Competition Project Entrepreneur, launched by Rent the Runway Foundation in partnership with UBS, is increasing the number of women building high-growth, economically impactful companies. Applications are open until November 27, 2018. The 200 top applicants will travel to NYC for the PE Intensive on April 13 […]

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Global SIC Applications Due October 31

The Global SIC is a social venture pitch competition (with a seed-funding prize pool of $50,000+) that recognizes, resources, and rewards student-led social ventures focused on sustainable change. Participation in Global SIC is open to degree-granting colleges/universities worldwide that register by October 31, 2017. More information about the Global SIC  is available at http://www.sandiego.edu/cpc/gsic. For additional information or questions, you can schedule a […]

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Baylor New Venture Challenge Open Until Oct. 3

Baylor University’s entrepreneurship program is hosting the seventh annual Baylor New Venture Competition in 2018. The competition is open for applications and the deadline to apply to https://baylornvc2018.startupcompete.co is October 3, 2017! The Baylor New Venture Competition on-campus event is a two-day business plan competition and elevator pitch competition promoting student entrepreneurship. The competition showcases student created, […]

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DISH Network Opens New Job Opportunities for Undergrads

DISH Network is currently recruiting students graduating between December 2017 and August 2018 for entry level job opportunities at their Corporate Headquarters in Denver, Colorado.   Some of those open positions include accounting, finance, human resources, IT, marketing, operations, and more! To apply, please visit www.dish.com/university. The application deadline is September 24, 2017.     

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