INSTITUTE FOR INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP

The Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IIE) is a driver of scholastic, educational, and professional development opportunities for creativity, innovation, and entrepreneuship. IIE has a multidisciplinary focus and seeks to advance the University's strategy by fostering cross-college learning and embedding entrepreneurial thinking in Villanova's culture.

 

 

 

 

NEWS AND EVENTS

Students sit around a table covered in legos for an interactive session.

BIG EAST STARTUP CHALLENGE APPLICATIONS DUE 2/11

IIE INVESTMENT FELLOW APPLICATIONS DUE FRIDAY, 1/28
Get a taste of entrepreneurship by reviewing Innovation Fund applications. 

IIE INCUBATOR - ROLLING DEADLINE!
Mentorship, funding and guidance to launch your venture.

IIE INNOVATION FUND
Take your ideas to the next level with funding from $250 - $5,000.

 

 

 

CONNECT WITH US

JOIN US

Join our online community and connect with other students, alums and mentors!

IDEA LAB

The Institute's home on campus - come brainstorm and develop your next idea with us!

OUR STAFF

Experienced and passionate about the work we do - get in touch to discuss ideas or opportunities!

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL!

 

 

IMPACT BY THE NUMBERS

350

Villanovans engaged with the Institute

$67,000

in funding provided to Villanovan's ventures

35

programs and events offered

(Numbers from 2020-2021 academic year.)

GET INSPIRED

Read success stories of Villanovans, words of wisdom from leading entrepreneurs, and find out more about what our community is up to!