Center for Entrepreneurship

The Center for Entrepreneurship at Millikin University is a dedicated resource for entrepreneurs at every level. Through a variety of programs and development opportunities, The Center serves Millikin faculty and students, youth (ranging in age from elementary to high school level), community, and local businesses.

Upcoming Programs

Idea-to-Incubator Competition

Have an idea that you would like to make into a reality? Participate in the Idea-to-Incubator Competition held during Celebrations of Scholarship on Friday, April 28, 2017! Pitch your idea for the chance to win access to Decatur’s co-working space or up to $100 towards monthly fees at a co-working space in your hometown. You will also receive specialized mentorship, including a lead mentor and up to three additional mentors! Learn more here.


Entrepreneurial Areas of Study

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BluSolar accepted into Iowa Startup Accelerator
March 24, 2017, 10:30am
BluSolar, a Millikin University student-led startup, has been accepted into the Iowa Startup Accelerator's (ISA) spring 2017 cohort. BluSolar, along with Global Healthcare Integrators (GHI...
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Millikin startups on the rise
March 10, 2017, 2:30pm
A recent study has shown that the number of Illinois university startup businesses have surged to a record high. Illinois universities produced 285 startups in 2016, which is up 95 percent...
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Self Employment in the Arts
Academic | Arts | Center for Entrepreneurship
Graphic Design students awarded at Self Employment in the Arts Conference
March 10, 2017, 10:15am
The annual Self Employment in the Arts (SEA) Conference is an opportunity for faculty and students to attend workshops and share best practices in entrepreneurship as artists. This year's...
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