Our partners across campus enhance both the entrepreneurship education experience and the venture incubation process.

Faculty and Staff-Led Partners

VMN Management Team

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The Northeastern University Center for Entrepreneurship Education (NUCEE) is the university-wide destination for entrepreneurship. We empower students, faculty, and alumni from across the university to innovate, start new companies, and become leaders in the innovation economy.

Katie Hemphill

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The Center for Family Business guides families through the unique, dynamic complexities of their family and business via high-quality educational support, networking, and individual business counseling.

Katie Hemphill

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The mission of the Center for Research Innovation is to pair solution-oriented research with real-world needs for the enrichment of society through the protection, acceleration, and commercialization of Northeastern innovation.

Katie Hemphill

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The Entrepreneurship and Innovation Group offers three different tracks: starting and growing venture capital-backed ventures, starting and growing owner-managed and family businesses primarily in the retail and services industries, and social enterprise. Students learn from faculty who have flourished as entrepreneurs, innovators, and researchers.

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Health Science Entrepreneurs promote health sciences innovation within the Northeastern community by educating and equipping health startups with resources for success through specialized education and mentoring.

Katie Hemphill

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The Sherman Center for Engineering Entrepreneurship Education enables interdisciplinary student entrepreneurship in the broadest sense by providing education about tools, concepts, and resources to foster creativity and the ability to develop commercially viable ideas.

Katie Hemphill

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We are your catalyst to stay in touch with your lifelong Northeastern community, keep learning, access career strategies, engage with thought leaders and idea-generators, and find the resources you need to achieve what’s next.

Katie Hemphill

Student-Led Partners

VMN Steering Committee

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Mosaic Organizations are housed in colleges across the university. The organizations are run by students learning the disciplines that are critical to building any program, product, or organization. Students learn to work as part of a mix of the disciplines and are charged with building something of enduring value.

Katie Hemphill

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 Compass provides accounting and financial operations support to young ventures, including tax support, financial planning and analysis, budgeting, forecast analysis, and accounting services.

Katie Hemphill

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Entrepreneurs Club helps Northeastern students discover their entrepreneurial drive by providing opportunities to build meaningful relationships and experiences outside of the classroom.

Katie Hemphill

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Generate is Northeastern’s student-led product development studio where tech-minded people build real-world products for Northeastern ventures.

Katie Hemphill

Huntington Angels Network-Small-size

Huntington Angels Network is a student-run organization dedicated to connecting Northeastern affiliated start-ups with angel investors and venture capital firms.

Katie Hemphill

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 IDEA is a student-led venture accelerator that fosters the development of entrepreneurs in the Northeastern community through the educational experience of developing a business from concept to launch.

Katie Hemphill

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The IP CO-LAB, led by law school students and faculty from the law and business schools, provides crucial intellectual property- related legal information and services to inventors and ventures in Northeastern’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Katie Hemphill


NUImpact is a student-led impact investing initiative that serves as a resource for the entire Northeastern community to understand purposeful capital.

Katie Hemphill

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 Origin teaches entrepreneurs to think critically about technology and technologists to think intuitively about entrepreneurship with didactic events, financial opportunities, and a network of industry experts.

Katie Hemphill

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Scout fosters design leadership across disciplines by designing for clients, conducting human-centered design research throughout Boston, putting on an annual conference, and hosting biweekly speakers.

Katie Hemphill

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ViTAL organizes workshops and a mentor network aimed at building an interdisciplinary community interested in disrupting healthcare with an entrepreneurial mindset.

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The Women’s Interdisciplinary Society of Entrepreneurship is dedicated to showcasing entrepreneurship in an interdisciplinary light and helping women develop an innovative mindset through interactive bi-weekly workshops, a thought-incubator, and mentorship pairings.

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Stay in touch with our partners

Bright IDEAs Podcast

Dive into the best and brightest leaders and innovators both within Northeastern University and beyond. Listen in on insightful conversations with successful global entrepreneurs, our own community of student founders, faculty, and alumni, and the people that make IDEA possible — IDEA's Management Team.

Northeastern Next Podcast‬

The Northeastern Next Podcast is your channel to your global alumni network. Catch up with alumni to hear what they do every day to achieve what’s next, and learn about their journey after Northeastern.

Mosaic Blog

Mosaic is an alliance of entrepreneurially-spirited people who share a passion for building and leading new products, programs, and organizations. Check out Mosaic Blog.