Jun 30, 2017

Now Accepting Applications: UpStart Fall 2017

Presented by:  Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF)
Time: 5:00pm

UpStart is now accepting applications for its fall 2017 cohort.

Why UpStart?

It takes more than a good idea to start a successful business. Issues like accounting, financing and marketing may seem overwhelming and connecting with the right resources can be challenging. WARF’s free UpStart program can help.


  • Connects you with area professionals and other aspiring entrepreneurs
  • Helps you gain the skills you need to launch your business
  • Works with you to establish strategic goals and identify next steps

Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicants should reside in or near Madison, WI and surrounding communities
  • Business ideas should be considered a legal business in Wisconsin
  • Applicants should self-identify as a woman and/or person of color
  • Applicants should be supportive of an inclusive learning environment

Learn more and apply by 5pm on June 30.