Launching and running a business as a student is hard—but we’re here to make it easier. Duke I&E offers a broad range of programs and services to help you get funding, gain the time and space to work on your venture, and form a community with other ambitious peers. We encourage you to meet wtih us to talk through how we can best support you and your goals.

Take Action

As you work on the Next Big Thing, here are 3 actions you can take now to move your venture forward: 

1. Apply for Melissa & Doug Entrepreneurs, Duke's premier accelerator for student founders (deadline April 19).

2. Get other funding for your venture.

3. Complete our survey to be added to the Duke Startup Directory—we'll share your info with other Duke student entrepreneurs, startup enthusiasts, and potential teammates looking to connect around common interests.