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FAU entrepreneurial competitions

FAU Business Plan Competition

The annual FAU Business Plan Competition is hosted by the College of Business, Adams Center for Entrepreneurship with support from local partners and sponsors. This competition encourages FAU students, faculty, staff and recent graduates to pitch their game-changing idea for a chance to fund their new ventures!

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Tech Runway Launch Competition

Tech Runway is a south Florida public-private partnership formed to foster technology start-ups. Through the creation of Tech Runway, entrepreneurs find a place to house, educate, mentor and fund companies from inception through venturing.
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FAU entrepreneurial support

NSF I-Corps

This program provides funding to discover your product-market fit. This is a crash course in the Lean Startup Methodology.

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The Florida Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at FAU’s Division of Research provides confidential, no-cost professional consulting to entrepreneurs, start-ups, and existing small and medium sized businesses throughout Palm Beach and Broward Counties.


Research Resources

FAU Undergraduate Research Symposium

FAU Undergraduate Research Symposium is an event where students engaged in undergraduate research may present their findings either through a poster or oral presentation. Presentation workshops are held on a wide range of topics including how to get started, ethics in research and presentation development.

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Team SparX

Post a project. Recruit students. Connect to colleagues. Find funding.

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FAU Undergraduate Research Journal

is a peer-reviewed, scholarly journal publishing undergraduate research articles.

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Student Groups

FAU Academic Service Learning

is an initiative that provides an opportunity to volunteer, integrating community service with instruction and reflection. It gives students the opportunity to apply academic knowledge to real-life civic issues, promotes teamwork and collaborative problem-solving, develops life skills and makes learning more personally meaningful.

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The Machine Perception & Cognitive Robotics lab is an interdisciplinary and community engaged lab providing cutting edge technology investing in students of all levels.


The Weppner Center for LEAD & Service-Learning

is a group committed to providing an atmosphere that fosters learning, personal growth and exploration of individual and group leadership and service skills. The goal is to Know, Be, Do and Inspire.

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FAU College of Engineering - Student Organizations & Societies

The College of Engineering and Computer Science encourages its students to become involved with the many professional societies and organizations related to engineering and computer science.

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