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Entrepreneurial Studies Institute
101 College Parkway
CRSC 326
Arnold, MD 21012
Phone: 410-777-2066

The submission deadline for the AACC Ratcliffe Entrepreneurial Studies scholarships is October 31, 2016.


For more information, email

Open House

You are invited to an open house to learn more about the Entrepreneurial Studies Institute and scholarships.

AACC’s Arnold Campus 

Date:          Tuesday, August 16th
Time:         11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location:    Careers Building, Room 326

AACC’s Entrepreneurial Studies Institute offers:
•    Entrepreneurship degrees, certificates and courses designed to prepare aspiring  entrepreneurs for success in business.
•    Scholarships (up to $10,000) to pay for tuition, fees, books, and business start-up costs.
•    Access to experienced entrepreneurs for advising and mentoring.
•    Business Plan and Big Idea competitions.
•    Events including workshops and guest speakers.
•    Membership in the Entrepreneurs Club.
•    A Small Business Resource Center and Student Business Incubator.

For more information contact:

Carlene Cassidy
Chair, Entrepreneurial Studies Institute
Professor, Business Management and Entrepreneurship
(410) 777-2161 

Entrepreneurs Club Meetings and Activities

Regular Entrepreneurs Club Meetings take place the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month during the regular semester of classes, from 3:30-5 p.m. in usually in CRSC 340.  Email  to confirm time and location.