Innovative ideas lead to innovative outcomes. Research and Sponsored Programs’ services support faculty, staff, and student entrepreneurs, small businesses, and industry to foster economic development in the region.
Faculty and staff may explore resources/services designed to enhance applied research and consultancy success, identify grants to support entrepreneurship, foster technology commercialization, facilitate university/industry partnerships, nurture entrepreneurship and start-ups, and identify pathways to engage in outreach. Also link to information about the Innovation Center and the Whitewater Incubation Program.
Research and Sponsored Programs is committed to advancing private-public partnerships with a focus on facilitating collaboration with industry and entrepreneurs. Staff work with businesses to create customized interactions with faculty/staff and students to solve problems. Entrepreneurs can access University services and support through the campus’ Whitewater Incubation Program and outreach centers.
Economic development at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater occurs at the intersection of research and scholarly activity, entrepreneurship, innovation, and service. Research and Sponsored Programs' services and resources seek to address the critical role higher education plays in economic development. Connect to information about the State of Ingenuity project, the Whitewater University Technology Park, and other regional resources.
2 May 2014. Innovators' Showcase
17 May 2014. How to Write a Short, Effective Business Plan
19 May 2014. Small Business: First Step
20 May 2014. Inventors & Entrepreneurs Club Meeting
21 May 2014. 10th Annual BizExpo
State of Ingenuity Project
UWW Small Business Development Center
UWW Wisconsin Innovation Service Center
UWW Global Business Resource Center
UWW Fiscal and Economic Research Center
UWW Geographic Information Systems Center
Whitewater University Technology Park Board
Whitewater Incubation Program (WhIP)
Changes in Contracting Help Women-Owned Businesses Compete for Federal Contracts
Free Sources of Market Data and How to use that Data for Business Planning
New DOL-SBA Website Encourages Entrepreneurship
How the Midwest is Becoming an Entrepreneurial Hotspot
Wisconsin Entrepreneurs' Toolkit
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