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Launch Startup Boot Camp

Startup Business Boot Camp: Launch

If you have an idea for a business but do not know where to start or have an existing business that could benefit from refreshed focus and direction, this program is for you!

Who Should Attend?
Led by experienced entrepreneurs and business pros, this program will deliver the knowledge and tools necessary to get your business off the ground! Sign up for the Launch First Fridays sessions or the two-day Boot Camp here.


The Drake University Entrepreneurship Centers Boot Camps are supported by John Pappajohn through the Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship Outreach.


Rural Entrepreneurship

In January 2016, we held our first Rural Entrepreneurship Boot Camp for Women in Manning, Iowa and it was a smashing success! Read about the Boot Camp and our participants here, here, and here


Want more information on our Boot Camps? Email to get on the list!


Have you heard?

Three of our Startup Boot Camp for Women graduates participated in the 2015 Dream Big, Grow Here business competition. They are:


Meet some of our previous Recruits:

If you are interested in mentoring our recruits, let us know

August 3, 2017
This alumnus redefined accounting and used his Drake education to launch a wildly successful and varied career.