|April 29, 2018||April 30, 2018
All Day: Dolphin Tank Concept Paper submissions open
April 30, 2018
Michigan Women’s Foundation, in partnership with Springboard Enterprises sponsors an annual Dolphin Tank pitch session as a component of the Entrepreneur YOU Business Plan and Pitch Competition. The Dolphin Tank is a "helpful feedback-driven" pitch sessions for entrepreneurs to receive constructive insights from knowledgeable professionals. It's an interactive discussion led by an expert panel of "dolphins" that focuses on one thing: "How can we help?" The objective is to provide connections and advice to enable entrepreneurs to capitalize on their opportunities.
All Day: MBK Detroit Innovation Challenge Applications Due
April 30, 2018
Since 2016, the MBK Detroit Innovation Challenge prompts Detroiters to engage with issues facing young men and women of color in the city and discover new ways to connect them with opportunity. We want to hear your ideas! Read our five goals and tell us how you would help young men and women of color connect to and thrive in Detroit’s new economy.
|May 1, 2018
3:00 pm: Entrepreneur's Pocket Guide Workshop Series: Business Model Canvas (Paul Jaques)
May 1, 2018
The 300 Room at Spartan Innovations
325 E. Grand River #300
East Lansing, Michigan 48823
Spartan Innovations has developed a new workshop series to help entrepreneurs follow the road to success! The Business Model Canvas workshop is held every two weeks.
|May 2, 2018||May 3, 2018||May 4, 2018
All Day: GIC Soup Applications Due
May 4, 2018
Detroit is a hotbed of socially innovative organizations and start-ups. One of the catalysts for the growth of this sector is the organization called "Detroit Soup" (detroitsoup.com). Based on the success of Detoit Soup, The Global Internship Conference is brewing a soup of its own. We're calling our event "GIC Soup" which will be a micro-granting opportunity for regional and global partners to positively impact their respective communities.
|May 5, 2018|
|May 6, 2018||May 7, 2018||May 8, 2018||May 9, 2018||May 10, 2018
All Day: Tsinghua-Santander World Challenges apps due
May 10, 2018
Take advantage of the opportunity to join a global ecosystem of university entrepreneurship! Complete the world challenge application today!
|May 11, 2018||May 12, 2018|
|May 13, 2018||May 14, 2018||May 15, 2018
All Day: Jane M Klausman Women in Business scholarship apps due
May 15, 2018
Women of any age, pursuing a business or business-related program who demonstrate outstanding potential in the field and are living or studying in a Zonta district/region, are eligible. Students must be enrolled full-time in at least the second year of an undergraduate program through the final year of a Master’s program at the time the application is submitted to the local Zonta club. Applicants must be in school at the time the scholarship funds are disbursed and must not graduate before December 2018.
|May 16, 2018||May 17, 2018||May 18, 2018||May 19, 2018|
|May 20, 2018||May 21, 2018||May 22, 2018
8:00 pm: CAITC Refresh
May 22, 2018
This is a casual, come as you are opportunity to connect with Capital Area technology professionals who face similar challenges and share the same excitement for tech innovations as you do! Join us at the Ingham County Health Department!
|May 23, 2018||May 24, 2018||May 25, 2018||May 26, 2018|
|May 27, 2018
All Day: Pitch Club Applications Due
May 27, 2018
Pitch Club is a unique mentoring and funding program hosted across the state of Michigan in Detroit, Ann Arbor, Lansing, and Grand Rapids. Pitch Club has ongoing monthly events that provide entrepreneurs the opportunity to learn from seasoned entrepreneurs and investors. The events are meant to educate, network, inspire and provide valuable experiences for being investable. During the event, experts will discuss the key personality traits and business acumen any entrepreneur should understand to be successful in any fundraising efforts. As part of the events, three lucky entrepreneurs will receive the opportunity to practice their pitch and discuss business plans with funding experts, giving them a better understanding of the mindset of an investor.
|May 28, 2018||May 29, 2018||May 30, 2018||May 31, 2018||June 1, 2018
All Day: Go Green in the City 2018 Applications Due
June 1, 2018
In just 35 years, almost 70% of the world’s population will live in urban centers. Solve one of the four real-life case challenges within energy management or submit an original idea for efficient energy management in a city environment.Together with a partner, present your proposal through text or an infographic. Make it to the finals in the USA and stand to win the grand prize of a lifetime!
All Day: Lake Trust Foundation Scholarship Applications Due
June 1, 2018
We believe that doing good in the community and doing good business should go hand-in-hand. With this scholarship, we’ll help you take your social enterprise start-up idea or established business to the next level.
|June 2, 2018|
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