Supporting Eagle Entrepreneurs
This is how we make the possible real
"Our goal is to support entrepreneurship throughout FGCU and support the continued growth of the entrepreneurship ecosystem."— Dr. Sandra KauanuiDirector of the Institute for EntrepreneurshipFaculty member since 2007 at FGCU
Paying for college can sometimes seem like a daunting task, but there are tools to help make the experience more affordable. Follow these easy steps, and you will be on your way to obtaining a scholarship towards your Interdisciplinary Entrepreneurship Degree in no time!Learn More About Our Degree
of FGCU's majors are represented in the Runway Program.
awarded to FGCU student and veteran startups.
Over 200 Students
enrolled in FGCU's Interdisciplinary Entrepreneurship Degree.
CEO Academy is a five day long high school program in partnership with Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida. Students develop a business plan that solves a problem, create a prototype, and pitch to a group of business leaders in the community for a chance to win a scholarship to any college.Learn More
The Southwest Florida Business Community is always seeking talent. Our programs are developed in partnership with local industry to provide students with the tools they need to perform in their own ventures and as valuable employees. Pyure Brands has been hiring FGCU entrepreneurial grads since 2008.Learn More
"I Will" Robotics
"The I Will Mentorship Foundation (IWMF) empowers youth to make positive life choices through Science, Technology, Engineering, Agriculture and Math (STEAM) based learning and evidence based mentoring programs..." Our staff volunteers their time to coach students in coding, design, and business.