UMKC Innovation Center partners with the university and the community to spark and sustain entrepreneurial efforts within our region and across the country.

KCSourceLink connects KC entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

MOSourceLink connects Missouri entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

Whiteboard2Boardroom connects entrepreneurs and businesses to technologies available for licensing.

Digital Sandbox KC provides early-stage proof-of-concept support for digital products.

Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center provides technical assistance to startup and existing businesses.

ScaleUP! Kansas City helps businesses with revenues around $200K scale toward their first $1 million.

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

KCInvestED helps investors learn more about investing in KC startups.

SourceLink® helps communities nationwide build vibrant and vital entrepreneurial ecosystems.
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PIPELINE Builds an Elite Network of Leaders

(This article originally appeared in the Kauffman in Kansas City newsletter, edited by Matt Pozel.)

PipelineThe PIPELINE Entrepreneurial Fellowship Program is a nationally acclaimed Midwest immersion program for innovative, high-growth entrepreneurs.

Each year, after an extensive selection process, a dozen new entrepreneurs are invited to join PIPELINE as Fellows. New Fellows participate in a rigorous year-long business leadership development program that blends workshop modules, advice from national experts, and a deep relationship among members.

Since its founding in 2006, PIPELINE has built an elite network of entrepreneurial leaders who work together to face business challenges, funnel opportunities to their peers, and build market-leading technology and life sciences businesses.

With Kauffman Foundation support, the organization has expanded regionally to provide more entrepreneurs building high-growth companies access to PIPELINE's powerful network.

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