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February 5, 2013 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Category: Other
Location: Student Center Hilberry B | Map
5221 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff






ATTENTION aspiring entrepreneurs from all major disciplines! Need extra money to start your new business venture? Well here’s your chance. Earn up to $5,000 by competing in the 2013 Warrior Fund 2.0 student venture competition, hosted by Blackstone LaunchPad business solutions!


So what is Warrior Fund 2.0 all about?

The Warrior Fund was created as a way to provide valuable resources for student entrepreneurs at Wayne State University in need of start-up capital. In addition to this unique opportunity to compete, Blackstone LaunchPad also provides coaching and development services to help budding entrepreneurs acquire the tools and information needed to achieve their long-term business goals.


I don’t know if my idea will be accepted?

All experience levels and ideas big and small, are welcomed.


What if I want to learn more about this?

Want to know more? Join us on February 5th, 2013, from 12:00PM-1:30PM at Hilberry B (located in the student center), for the Warrior Fund 2.0 informational session. Here testimonials from previous Warrior Fund award recipients and have your questions answered by the Blackstone LaunchPad team.


What’s the catch?

There is no catch! Both entry into the competition and consultation with Blackstone LaunchPad professional team are absolutely FREE!

Attend our informational session and learn about how to apply, the steps and process involved, and how to get your hands on a piece of our more than $25,000 funding pot. 

"war·ri·or  fund"  /ˈwôrēər/ /fənd/ - Blackstone LaunchPad's funding source for its community, propelling entrepreneurs through stages ranging from pitch decks, presentations, to securing capital. Entrepreneurs receive valuable coaching and feedback while also preparing themselves and their companies towards receiving funding.  



February 5th, 2013 from 12pm-1:30pm. 

WSU Student Center, Hilberry B

For more information about this event, please contact Blackstone LaunchPad at 3135771533 or blackstonelaunchpad@wayne.edu.