Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities-2015

Veterans Train for a New Kind of Challenge at EBV


The 'Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities' (EBV) offers cutting edge, experiential training in entrepreneurship and small business management to soldiers, sailors, airmen, and marines disabled as a result of their service supporting operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. The intent of the EBV is to open the door to entrepreneurial opportunity and small business ownership to you, by developing your competencies in the many steps and activities associated with creating and sustaining an entrepreneurial venture, and also by helping you coordinate your efforts with programs and services for veterans and others with disabilities.

The EBV was first introduced by the Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University in 2007. In 2008, the EBV Consortium of Schools was launched, a national partnership with UCLA Anderson School of Management, Florida State University's College of Business, and Mays Business School at Texas A&M. Since 2008, The Krannert School of Management at Purdue University, the University of Connecticut School of Business, the E.J. Ourso College of Business at Louisiana State University, and the School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University have joined the consortium.

2015 Press Release


Veterans Head to Anderson for Business Boot Camp

The annual Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities kicked off this past weekend with 18 veterans from around the country coming to UCLA Anderson for the weeklong residency program.

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Alumni Spotlight

UCLA EBV alum, Bobbi Collins, wins 3rd Place at the 2013 EBV National Alumni Training and Conference.
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                  We have an
                   obligation to support disabled veterans who return to our communities and seek to build meaningful economic opportunities for themselves and others.
- Al Osborne,
EBV Faculty Director

Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities-2015