Entrepreneurship @ MC

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Where Are They Now?

An update on three grant recipients, now grads,
from year one of the Horizon Fund.

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Global Enterprise Challenge

Students come up with a plan for a self-sustaining venture


Horizon Fund

Horizon FundMicro-grants of just $500 through the college’s Horizon Fund have made a significant difference in the lives of enterprising MC students.

Entrepreneurship Minor

MC Entrepreneurship ClassThe Transformative Entrepreneurship Minor helps students understand the risks and processes involved in an entrepreneurial venture.

Michael Schneider“How do we give liberal arts value? We’re going to lift it up through the entrepreneurial mindset, because we want our graduates to be enterprising and perceptive.” - President Michael Schneider

Entrepreneurship on Campus:

E News @ MC

19Jun, 2014

McPherson College’s Horizon Fund Surpasses 200 Students Helped in Its Four Years

When McPherson College started the Horizon Fund in 2010, it would have been hard to imagine how far it would go and how far the recipients of […]

1Mar, 2014

Horizon Fund Grantees, Then MC Grads: Where Are They Now?

Back in fall 2010, McPherson College started a simple little entrepreneurial experiment: Give MC students with great ideas a little seed money to turn a dream into […]

2Dec, 2013

McPherson College Rewards Students During Global Entrepreneurship Week

A class where students learn by developing and doing their “Bucket List,” a new app to gather and share sources of inspiration, and a concept that takes […]

7Nov, 2013

‘Private Colleges Need to Foster Entrepreneurship’ – Huffington Post

William T. Abare, Jr. President of Flagler College in a recent blog post written for The Huffington Post:
“From my own experience as the president of Flagler College in St. […]

23May, 2013

Horizon Fund at McPherson College Marks Supporting 100 Entrepreneurial Ideas

100 ideas, 100 grants, and 100 unique opportunities to learn by doing.

As it finishes up its third year, McPherson College’s Horizon Fund will mark a significant milestone: […]

14Feb, 2013

Second Annual JumpStart Kansas at McPherson College Gives Top Prizes to Inspirational Game, Custom Bra Business

A $5,000 grant, a $20,000 scholarship, and an opportunity to pursue an entrepreneurial idea”¦ not a bad 18th birthday for Kayla Onstott.

The Kansas City, Kan., high school […]

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Phone: (620) 242-0439
Email: archera@mcpherson.edu

 

 

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MC students have received Horizon Fund grants.