Griggs Center

Launch from Here

The Griggs Center for Entrepreneurship & Philanthropy is your one-stop campus shop for support, guidance and validation as you bring your ideas to life. Open to all ACU students of any major, the Griggs Center develops your entrepreneurial mindset through an intentional track leading to an entrepreneurship minor.

Learn to recognize the opportunities God sets before you, map creative solutions to big questions and overcome obstacles to create value in today’s market.

The Griggs Center for Entrepreneurship & Philanthropy is your one-stop campus shop for support, guidance and validation as you bring your ideas to life. Open to all ACU students of any major, the Griggs Center develops your entrepreneurial mindset through an intentional track leading to an entrepreneurship minor.

Learn to recognize the opportunities God sets before you, map creative solutions to big questions and overcome obstacles to create value in today’s market.

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ACU springboard

ACU Springboard

This is an annual competition to pitch your great idea, demonstrate your potential or tout your early success. ACU Springboard has awarded more than $1,000,000 to aspiring entrepreneurs so far and serves as a way to connect, train and encourage regional startups.

The application for the 2022 competition opens March 1 and closes on March 31 with seed funding being awarded in late spring.

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Wildcat Ventures

One of the fastest growing student-run businesses in the nation, Wildcat Ventures is a versatile portfolio of student-run businesses on campus, providing real-world experience valuable to your career.

Founders Club

Founders Club

It’s about your network. Find your community of entrepreneurial-minded students who are starting and running their own businesses also. This is where to find community workspaces, resources and valuable mentors who’ve been where you are.

Inside the Campus Store

ACU CEO

Ready to join the next generation of business leaders? ACU CEO promotes the entrepreneurial spirit across all of ACU’s campus through a variety of events and leadership opportunities.

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Study Abroad

An entrepreneur is always looking to expand, connect and add value. Develop your skills and enlarge your network through a broader perspective by exploring international startup hotspots in Asia, Europe and South America.