Launch Your Own Business

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Impact of the Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program

  • $22 MIL Revenue

    generated by our graduates
  • 1117 Veterans

    served by our programs
  • 121 Businesses

    opened by our veterans to date
  • 171 Hires

    made by our veterans to date
Resources For Veteran Entrepreneurs 

Entrepreneurship Program Eligibility 

The program is designed for those who:

  • Are one of the following:
    • Honorably discharged veteran*
    • Active duty US Armed Forces(with 1 year left before discharge)
    • Current or former member of the National Guard or Reserves
  • Reside in Florida
  • Demonstrate a strong interest in entrepreneurship

* if you do not have your DD214, you may obtain it at this link: https://www.archives.gov/veterans

Contact Us For More Information

Explore In-Person Workshops

2-3 hour workshops held by partner organizations. Ideal for those with early-stage ideas or companies. Open to all vets.

Locations

Discover Online Courses

Learn the basics of entrepreneurship at your own pace with our online curriculum. Perfect for veterans contemplating entrepreneurship. Open to all vets.

register

Advanced Program

60 hours of in-class training held at one of our six participating organizations designed to prepare participants for all elements of entrepreneurship. For veterans with well-defined business ideas or early-stage companies. Acceptance required.

Locations
Network Partner Map

Network Partners

The Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program network is offered at six network partner organizations across the state.