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$25,000 in prizes for health entrepreneurs at Hofstra competition

The challenge is being overseen by Hofstra’s Center for Entrepreneurship; partners include the university’s School of Health Professions and Human Services, seen here on March 2, 2015. Photo Credit: Newsday / Audrey C. Tiernan

Hofstra University is hosting a healthcare entrepreneurship competition with $25,000 in prize money for business ideas that improve…
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Community Challenge for Healthcare Entrepreneurs

The Healthcare Entrepreneurship Community Challenge, an entrepreneurship competition with $25,000 in prize money overseen by Hofstra University’s Center for Entrepreneurship, is now accepting innovative proposals to improve the relationship between patients, providers and their communities in underserved areas of the New York metropolitan region.

The challenge seeks entrepreneurs with…
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Global Honor for Hofstra’s Center for Entrepreneurship

Hofstra University’s Center for Entrepreneurship has snagged a prestigious international honor.

The Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers, an international collaboration of more than 225 university-centered entrepreneurship programs, has named the Hempstead-based university’s two-year-old center one of its two 2017 Outstanding Emerging Entrepreneurship Centers…
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Fed Grants Funds Community Health Care Entrepreneurs

Hofstra University has won a three-year, $485,000 federal grant to encourage local entrepreneurs to improve health care in underserved communities across the New York area.

The Healthcare Entrepreneurship Community Challenge program will solicit proposals for new products or services to address a community health care problem facing 10 low-income, high-needs…
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$485G Grant to Hofstra to Foster Health Care Innovation

Hofstra University has been awarded a three-year, $485,000 grant to foster entrepreneurial ideas to improve health care in underserved communities in the metropolitan area.

The grant, announced by Hofstra Thursday, comes from the Regional Innovation Strategies program, an offshoot of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration’s i6…
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