NACCE Launches Entrepreneurial College of the Future

National pilot program taps community college leaders to tackle challenges and leverage opportunities in their communities. - April 23, 2022

MakerUSA Launches to Build Pathways Into Maker Careers and Entrepreneurship

MakerUSA Launches to Build Pathways Into Maker Careers and Entrepreneurship

MakerUSA, a new organization incubated within the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE), launched today in conjunction with NACCE’s annual make/SHIFT conference. MakerUSA's mission is to accelerate social mobility and community-driven innovation by expanding pathways for underserved students into maker careers and entrepreneurship. - April 20, 2022

Indian River State College President Signs NACCE's Entrepreneurship Pledge

Indian River State College (IRSC) joined more than 200 colleges around the country in committing to the Presidents for Entrepreneurship Pledge (PFEP) of the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE). - February 24, 2022

NACCE Celebrates National Entrepreneurship Week with Special Events, Workshops

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) will host a series of special events in observance of National Entrepreneurship Week (Feb. 15-22). - February 18, 2020

NACCE Chooses North Carolina for New National Headquarters

NACCE, the nation’s leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, has announced it is opening its headquarters to Cary, North Carolina. - November 20, 2019

NACCE Names Entrepreneurial College & President of the Year

NACCE has named San Diego Continuing Education (SDCE) as the 2019 Heather Van Sickle Entrepreneurial College of the Year. Paul Dale, Ed.D., president of Paradise Valley Community College (PVCC), has been named Entrepreneurial President of the Year. - October 16, 2019

NACCE Awards San Diego Community College District Chancellor Constance Carroll Lifetime Achievement Award

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE), the nation’s leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, has awarded Constance Carroll, Ph.D., its 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award winner during its annual conference in Newport... - October 15, 2019

NACCE Awarded Grant from Ratcliffe Foundation to Foster Job Creation in Skilled Trades

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) has been awarded a grant by the Philip E. and Carole R. Ratcliffe Foundation to support entrepreneurs in skilled trades. The grant will be used to host the Ratcliffe Foundation 2019 Pitch Competition for the Trades. Finalists... - September 06, 2019

Briefing Report: National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship Announces Higher Education Task Force Results

At the conclusion of a major higher education task force on Equity and Workforce Innovation held in Tallahassee, Florida, today, the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) reports the following results: Pilot project ideas resulting from a design thinking... - August 29, 2019

National Association for Community Colleges Names Colleges of Excellence

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) recognizes entrepreneurial excellence in Community Colleges; NACCE Announces College of Excellence Winners - April 15, 2019

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) Launches New Book with Maricopa Community Colleges

Co-Authors Sign New Book with Chancellor, Community College Presidents from Maricopa College System; Two Presidents Sign Entrepreneurship Pledge - March 10, 2019

NACCE Observes National Entrepreneurship Week with Launch of New Book on Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) celebrated National Entrepreneurship Week February 16-23, by launching its new book, Community Colleges as Incubators of Innovation: Unleashing Entrepreneurial Opportunities for Communities and Students. The launch took place during a VIP reception hosted by the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) in Washington, D.C. - February 19, 2019

Nine West Virginia College Presidents Sign NACCE's Entrepreneurship Pledge

All nine West Virginia community and technical colleges celebrated Higher Ed Day on January 28 by signing the Presidents for Entrepreneurship Pledge (PFEP) of the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE). They signed the pledge during ceremonies at the state capitol. - January 28, 2019

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) Appoints Two New Board Members

NACCE President and CEO Rebecca Corbin, Ed.D. Names Two Education Leaders from California to NACCE Board of Directors. - January 16, 2019

NACCE Names 2018 Entrepreneurial President and College of the Year at Annual Conference

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) announces 2018 Entrepreneurial College and Entrepreneurial President Awards at 16th Annual Conference. - October 09, 2018

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) Names Its 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner at Annual Conference in Fort Worth

NACCE Recognizes Four Day Weekend of Fort Worth, Texas, as its 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner. The award is presented to an individual or group that has achieved entrepreneurial success and played a pivotal role in the community through involvement and support of civic activities. - October 09, 2018

13 Iowa Community College Leaders Take National Entrepreneurship Pledge

Iowa Members of the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) Sign Presidents for Entrepreneurship Pledge. - September 12, 2018

NACCE Honors Five Community Colleges for Entrepreneurial Excellence

NACCE named five community colleges as institutions demonstrating entrepreneurial excellence at the Entrepreneurial College of Excellence Awards breakfast during the American Association of Community College’s annual conference April 30 in Dallas. - May 02, 2018

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) Welcomes New Board Member

Middlesex Community College President James Mabry Joins NACCE Board. - April 19, 2018

NACCE Adds President Richard MacLennan to Its Board of Directors

NACCE Welcomes New Board Member Richard MacLennan of North Idaho College. - March 31, 2018

NACCE Draws Additional Community College Presidents to Leadership Pledge

NACCE has added two more college presidents to its ranks of college administrators committing to entrepreneurship through NACCE’s Presidents for Entrepreneurship Pledge (PFEP). - March 03, 2018

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) Welcomes Chris Whaley, J.D., to Board

Chris Whaley, J.D., president of Roane State Community College in Harriman, Tennessee, has been named to the NACCE board of directors. - February 21, 2018

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) Names New Board Chair

Susan A. May, Ed.D., president of Fox Valley Technical College, has been named chair of NACCE's board of directors. - December 13, 2017

NACCE Announces 2017 Entrepreneurial College and Entrepreneurial President of the Year at Annual Conference

NACCE has named Hagerstown Community College as its 2017 Entrepreneurial College of the Year and Florence-Darlington Technical College's President Bed Dillard as Entrepreneurial President of the Year during its 15th Annual Conference in Tampa, Florida. - October 09, 2017

NACCE & Bellevue University Announce Premier Transfer Partnership

NACCE and Bellevue University announce a partnership that supports Bellevue University as a Premier Transfer Partner institution for NACCE's 300+ member community colleges. - October 02, 2017

NACCE & Michelson 20MM Expand Intellectual Property Curriculum to Community Colleges

Starting today, six community colleges, plus lead college, Santa Monica College, will participate in the IP curriculum program made possible through a partnership of NACCE, the nation’s leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, and Michelson 20MM, which supports and invests in leading-edge entrepreneurs, technologies and initiatives with the potential to improve postsecondary access, affordability and efficacy. - September 20, 2017

NACCE & ELI Partner to Offer Entrepreneurial Mindset Training

NACCE and the Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative (ELI) have announced a partnership to provide a public Entrepreneurial Mindset Certification program focused on igniting an entrepreneurial mindset and cultivating an entrepreneurial culture in classrooms, organizations and communities throughout the world. - September 12, 2017

NACCE - GrowthWheel Announce New Entrepreneurial Toolbox Training

NACCE, the nation’s leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, has announced a partnership with GrowthWheel, a visual and cloud-based toolbox for decision-making and action planning for entrepreneurs, to provide a public Entrepreneurial Toolbox Certification Training. Through the training, participants will learn how to use the GrowthWheel Toolbox and integrate it into an entrepreneurship training program. - September 07, 2017

NACCE & WheelGrowth Offer New Entrepreneurial Toolbox Certification Training

Through the new NACCE/WheelGrowth training, participants will learn how to use the GrowthWheel Toolbox and integrate it into an entrepreneurship training program. The course is comprised of presentations, open discussions, case studies, independent work, and group work activities. - August 29, 2017

NACCE & Verizon Partner with Community Colleges to Bring STEM Workshops to Young Girls in Rural Areas

NACCE and Verizon have announced a new program, Verizon Innovative Learning, that focuses on providing STEM and entrepreneurial skills for middle school girls in rural areas throughout the country. Five NACCE member community colleges throughout the country are hosting three-week summer camps that provide free technology, access, and immersive hands-on learning experiences to kids in need. The first summer camp kicked off this week at North Iowa Area Community College in Mason City, Iowa. - July 14, 2017

NACCE Announces Winning Colleges of National Entrepreneurship Competition

NACCE Announces Winning Colleges of National Entrepreneurship Competition

Five community colleges from throughout the country were honored for entrepreneurial excellence. - April 25, 2017

NACCE-ARC Symposium on Entrepreneurship as an Engagement Strategy Slated for March 30-31

NACCE and the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) will host their second regional conference for educators and administrators who want to learn how to use entrepreneurship as an engagement strategy to stimulate economic growth in local communities. The summit will be held March 30-31 at Pellissippi State Community College in Knoxville, Tennessee. - March 03, 2017

NACCE to Launch Intellectual Property Education and Lean Startup Pilot Programs in Community Colleges

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) lauded in National Entrepreneurship Observance. - December 02, 2016

NACCE Partners with Appalachian Regional Commission to Host E-Ship Summit November 17 & 18

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE), the nation’s leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, and the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) will co-sponsor a regional summit for high school and college educators... - October 20, 2016

NACCE Honors Student Entrepreneurs at 14th Annual Conference

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE), the nation’s leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, has honored outstanding student entrepreneurs at its 14th Annual Conference, underway now in Sacramento. - October 12, 2016

NACCE Names 2016 IMPACT Award Winners at National Conference

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE), the nation’s leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, partnered with ed2go to honor two educators with Impact Awards at its 14th Annual Conference October 8-11 in Sacramento. NACCE Impact Awards honor faculty and staff members who have shown excellence in providing entrepreneurial education and technical assistance. - October 11, 2016

NACCE Names 2016 Entrepreneurial College and Entrepreneurial President of the Year

NACCE Names Los Angeles Southwest College and President Charles Terrell of Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical College as the Top Entrepreneurial College and Entrepreneurial President for 2016. - October 10, 2016

NACCE & ed2go Honor Community College Alumnus for Entrepreneurial Achievements

Winning the 2016 NACCE Alumni Entrepreneur Award is Brian McKeown, an alumnus of community colleges and champion for entrepreneurs. In addition to the award, McKeown received free registration to the conference, a $750 travel stipend, and certificates for ed2go courses. The awards were funded through a generous donation from ed2go, an industry leader in online learning for adults. - October 10, 2016

NACCE & EntreEd Share POWER Award for E-ship Education in Appalachia

NACCE partners with EntreEd and receives POWER grant to expand e-ship programs in Appalachia. - September 01, 2016

NACCE Joins White House's TechHire Initiative

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship joins White House's TechHire Initiative; NACCE Invited to Participate in National Campaign to Rapidly Train Employees for Technology Jobs - March 09, 2016

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) Honors Student Entrepreneurs at 13th Annual Conference

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) has honored five outstanding student entrepreneurs at its 13th Annual Conference, October 11-14 in Houston. The student awards, made possible by donations from the American Institute for Economic Research (AIER) and the C. Lowell Harriss Scholarship Fund, are given to enrolled students who have demonstrated innovative and creative accomplishments in businesses they are operating while attending college. - October 15, 2015

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) Names 2015 Entrepreneurial College and Entrepreneurial President at 13th Annual Conference

Maricopa Corporate College in Arizona and President Bryan Albrecht of Gateway Technical College, Wisconsin, Receive Honors. - October 14, 2015

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) Names 2015 Impact Award Winners

The National Association of Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) partnered with Intuit to honor two educators with Impact Awards at its 13th Annual Conference October 11-14 in Houston. NACCE Impact Awards honor faculty and staff members who have shown excellence in providing entrepreneurial education and technical assistance. - October 14, 2015

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship Announces 2015 Alumni Award Winners

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship and ed2go Honor Three Community College Alumni for Their Entrepreneurial Achievements. - October 13, 2015

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship Honors Richard Huebner with Lifetime Achievement Award

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE), has announced that Houston area leader Richard Huebner, president of the Houston Minority Supplier Development Council, is the winner of its Lifetime Achievement Award. The award was announced at NACCE's 13th Annual Conference in Houston Oct. 11-14. - October 13, 2015

White House Announces NACCE to Initiate Lean Curriculum Pilot Program

The White House’s Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) announced at its Demo Day that The National Association of Community Colleges for Entrepreneurship (NACCE), the nation’s leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, will initiate a Rapid Curriculum Development pilot in partnership with MassChallenge, the world’s largest startup accelerator, as well as Massachusetts’ Quinsigamond and Bunker Hill Community Colleges. - August 04, 2015

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship Releases Survey Results

Today, NACCE announced the results of a national assessment of its Presidents for Entrepreneurship Pledge (PFEP). Through the PFEP, community college presidents commit to advance entrepreneurship in their communities and create an entrepreneurial culture on their campus and multiple access points to support local startups and businesses in their community. - April 21, 2015

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship Announces New VP of Membership

NACCE has named Amy Schulz its new vice president of Membership. NACCE is the nation’s leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges. Prior to joining NACCE, Schulz was director of Career Technical Education & Economic Workforce Development at Feather River College in Quincy, California. - March 19, 2015

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE), Names New President & CEO

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE), Names New President & CEO

The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE), the nation’s leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, has announced the appointment of Rebecca Corbin as its new President and CEO. Corbin replaces Heather Van Sickle who... - January 20, 2015

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship Names New Board Member

Angeline Godwin Joins NACCE Leadership Team. - January 17, 2015

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