Programs and Clubs - Students

At the Holmes Center, students learn from entrepreneurs. The Center also connects students with internships, business competitions, and student-run organizations

Abdo Dinner Series
Caryl and Larry Abdo sought to give back to their University in a unique manner that would directly benefit students pursuing an entrepreneurial career. Through quarterly informal discussions, the Abdos and other invited entrepreneurs share their perspectives and advice with Carlson School entrepreneurship students.

Biz Pitch Contest
Ninety-second elevator pitch contest to win $1,300 in prizes and advice from experienced entrepreneurs and investors. 

Carlson School Undergraduate Mentorship Program
This program gives students an opportunity to develop their professional skills outside of the classroom through the guidance of business professionals.

Deluxe E-ternship Program
Fellowships give top undergraduate entrepreneurial students part-time job opportunities with entrepreneurial leaders.

Entrepreneurship Club
A group of entrepreneurial-minded students at the University of Minnesota providing the ability for students to connect with practicing entrepreneurs from the area.

MN Cup
Premier resource for MN entrepreneurs offering educational programming, community events and an annual new venture competition.

Sands Fellowship
Financial support provides Carlson MBA students with the opportunity to create transformative summer experience as part of social venture that contributes to local community.