Entrepreneurship Programs

Hands-On Learning

Get Ready for Takeoff

Teanna Bass pitches her business idea at the EQ competition

Sharpen Your Skills

Get coaching, practice your pitch and even compete for funding through these programs.

Jack Schroeder in his Lost in Sauce storefront

Run the Show

Gain confidence and experience by networking with other entrepreneurs or opening a storefront in the MU Student Center.


Build Your Network

Connect with mentors and discover ventures, internships, jobs and events on StartupTree, the No. 1 online community for university entrepreneurship.

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Student Competitions

Winning Ideas

Emily Housey pitches her business idea at Entrepreneur Quest

Dreams take flight

Students research, test and pitch their business ideas as a part of the Entrepreneur Quest Student Accelerator.

First place winners holding a large $10,000 prize check

Smart Solutions

Students compete with prototypes, products and tools that solve journalism challenges.

Tiger Hacks participants huddled around a computer during contest

Hacking for Good

TigerHacks tests tech wizards’ mettle to develop a functioning product in 36 hours.

Success Stories

Mizzou Made Student Entrepreneurs

Find More Business-Building Resources

MOSourceLink®, with support from the University of Missouri System, has curated more than 500 business-building resources located right here in Missouri—including those exclusively available to our Mizzou family. The Resource Navigator® smart database makes it easy for you to search for the right resources to help you start, grow and accelerate your business, whether that is right here at Mizzou or anywhere across Missouri.

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