Our Work

Universities & Accelerators

We provide software, benchmarking, and training solutions for over 30 universities and manage mentor-based entrepreneurial programs for the top US business plan competitions.


EFN trains and mentors more than 600 entrepreneurs annually at over 75  universities.     Our iCatalysts Accelerator provides a bridge for entreprenerurs coming out of university labs.

Companies & Institutions

Entrepreneurs must engage companies to develop their solutions. EFN accomplishes this through our competition,  accelerator and ecosystem solutions.


EFN has trained faculty and staff at more than 30 universities and accelerators on mentoring program design.  Annually over 200 professionals attend coaching and mentoring workshops.

Entrepreneurs we serve, volunteer mentors and experts, educators and partners are invited to join EFN Online, our professional private social network that provides our members with curated networking, and specialized knowledge and training.

Featured Projects

Read about three of our featured projects to advance mentoring and entrepreneurship

National Entrepreneurial Mentoring Research


Building California’s Cleantech Innovation Ecosystem


The World’s Largest and Richest Student Startup Competition


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