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Arthur W. Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship



The Buerk Center integrates entrepreneurship into the fabric of the University of Washington, and invests in the students who want to shape the future.

Core Services Offered

Hollomon Health Innovation Challenge
Environmental Innovation Challenge
Dempsey Startup Competition
Jones + Foster Accelerator program
Undergraduate Programs & Classes
Graduate Programs & Classes

Funding Information

Self-funded through gifts.

Reporting Structure

The Center director reports to Foster School Dean.

Related UW Entities

The Buerk Center provides classes, experiential learning, and resources to undergraduate and graduate students across campus regardless of program, department, or school/college.

Foster School of Business
College of Engineering
School of Global Health
College of the Environment
College of Arts & Sciences
Engineering Innovation in Health Program