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Posted byon December 4, 2013 at 2:06 PM EST
Throughout November—National Entrepreneurship Month—OSTP highlighted the inspiring stories of students across America who are rolling up their sleeves, pursuing bright ideas, and starting companies—as well as many of the new tools, services, and programs that are emerging to help even more students blaze entrepreneurial paths to the future.In case you missed it, here’s a roundup of how we celebrated this year's National Entrepreneurship Month.
Posted byon November 5, 2013 at 10:30 AM EST
Today—marking the first full week of National Entrepreneurship Month—the Department of Commerce released a new report entitled The Innovative and Entrepreneurial University, underscoring the increasingly diverse ways in which colleges and universities across America are promoting cultures of entrepreneurship on campus and encouraging students to start companies.
Posted byon April 5, 2013 at 12:33 PM EST
Last week, the Department of Energy launched an expanded version of its popular America’s Next Top Energy Innovator Program—which, since 2011, has unleashed the National Laboratories’ unlicensed patents for use by startups looking to build their businesses and bring energy technologies from the lab to the marketplace.The announcement advances the Administration’s Startup America initiative to promote high-growth entrepreneurship.
Posted byon February 15, 2013 at 4:16 PM EST
Entrepreneurs from across the country gathered at the White House to celebrate Startup America’s two-year anniversary by presenting ambitious plans for growing vibrant startup communities in Arizona, Colorado, DC, Indiana, Iowa, Maryland, North Carolina, Nebraska, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.
Posted byon January 7, 2013 at 4:00 PM EST
The Obama Administration recently released a detailed action plan to achieve the goal of increasing Federal services to entrepreneurs and small businesses, with an emphasis on startups and growing firms and underserved markets.
Posted byon December 14, 2012 at 12:27 PM EST
The Small Business Administration and Department of Labor announced a new website that helps states offer self-employment assistance programs to those looking to create jobs in their communities.
Posted byon November 29, 2012 at 2:20 PM EST
President Obama is committed to attracting the world’s best and brightest entrepreneurs to start the next great companies here in the United States, and the new Entrepreneur Pathways is an important and concrete next step to facilitating that.
Posted byon October 3, 2012 at 12:13 PM EST
For decades, entrepreneurs have used government data from Global Positioning Systems, weather monitoring stations, and other sources to power their products and services.
Posted byon September 18, 2012 at 11:27 AM EST
On Wednesday, September 19, join NASA Administrator Bolden, and SBA Administrator Karen Mills for a Google+ Hangout with ATA Engineering, one of the small businesses that made the Mars Science Laboratory mission landing a success.
Posted byon September 17, 2012 at 12:28 PM EST
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is implementing the legislation in a manner that makes it easier for American entrepreneurs and businesses to bring their inventions to the marketplace sooner, converting their ideas into new products and new jobs.