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March 3, 2010
The Center for the Advancement of Sustainable Enterprise at CSU will house the New Economy Venture Accelerator. This will provide certain student ventures with assistance.
The CSU Center for the Advancement of Sustainable Enterprise, or CASE, will house the New Economy Venture Accelerator, or NEVA, which will provide selected student ventures with:
In addition to these basic support services, NEVA will also create an investment fund for the purpose of capitalizing these enterprises.
NEVA will form an intuitive link between the university and key partnerships with investor and entrepreneurship organizations. The mission of NEVA would thus be to provide the resources needed to help admitted student ventures become successful businesses and non-profit organizations. The main objectives of NEVA are:
NEVA will be sustained long-term by revenues generated from CASE, and longer-term by taking small equity interests in the student start-ups it supports.
If you are involved in a startup and would like to be a part of NEVA, please e-mail Zubaida Bai for a copy of the application form/queries. The deadline for submission of applications is March 20.
Contact: Zubaida Bai
Phone: (970) 492-9005