WESprint is a 5-week venture builder for NM women entrepreneurs to test the feasibility of their idea and explore funding opportunities through the SBIR/STTR programs. Applications open December 2019.
AgriBusiness Accelerator: Las Vegas, NM
Las Vegas Agribusiness Accelerator – a collective effort among NMSU’s College of Agriculture, Consumer and Environmental Science, Cooperative Extension Service and Arrowhead Center – combines the speed of startup boot camps and continued business development support with the physical infrastructure of a farm incubator.
The business bootcamp is a 5-week program to test the feasibility of Las Vegas-based entrepreneur’s agri-food business ideas. Applications open November 2019.
Aggie I-Corps is a training program to test the feasibility of NMSU students’ business idea. The goals of this program are to spur translation of research, to encourage collaboration between academia and industry, and to train students to understand innovation and entrepreneurship.
Arrowhead Community Entrepreneurship Program (ACEP)
ACEP’s goal is to level the playing field for all entrepreneurs, everywhere. To fuel and accelerate this goal, ACEP shares best practices, tools, staff time, networks and programs with NM community leaders to launch place-based accelerators. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to express interest in becoming an ACEP site.