At the Holmes Center, we believe successful entrepreneurs learn from experience - in the classroom, in the real world and from other entrepreneurs. We offer a variety of programming, courses, clubs and internship programs for both undergrad and graduate students.
Pitch New Ideas
Ninety-second pitch contest on April 17 to win $1,300 in prizes and advice from experienced entrepreneurs and investors.
Showcases prominent global leaders at the forefront of disruptive innovation across industry and public sector .
Fellowships enable Carlson MBA students to create new ventures that address critical social problems in the Twin Cities.
Semester-long, part-time paid internships for undergraduate students with leading MN startups led by great entrepreneurs.
Thursdays in the TOASTER from 12-1 discuss your startup ideas with industry experts, entrepreneurs and attorneys.
Hear directly from founders of leading MN companies, sharing their struggles and successes over lunch in room 1-149 every Wednesday from 12-1.
Caryl and Larry Abdo give back to their University by inviting students and their spouses to a candid conversation about being married to an entrepreneur over dinner at their award-winning Nicollet Island Inn.
Get a front row seat to Minnesota's dynamic entrepreneur ecosystem. Support outreach events or new TOASTER Innovation Hub. Interested in joining our team? Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
MN Cup is the largest statewide startup competition in the country, and supports emerging student entrepreneurs from across the state through the student and youth divisions. Applications open March 16.
This program gives students an opportunity to develop their professional skills outside of the classroom through the guidance of business professionals.
ECMC Group and Holmes Center announce new graduate student fellowships available to drive innovation in post-secondary education.
MIN-Corps develops talent and catalyzes technology commercialization across the University of Minnesota through a series of courses, workshops and bootcamps.