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Resources for Veterans looking start their own business
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Many military skills are transferable to the entrepreneurship sector. These resources help you join the ranks of the thousands of other veteran-owned businesses around the U.S.

Bunker Labs  provides educational programming, access to resources, and a thriving local network to help military veterans and their spouses start and grow businesses.Coalition for Veteran-Owned Businesses  supports the success of veteran, service member, and military spouse-owned businesses by connecting them with entrepreneurial education and training, small business resources and solutions, and commerce and supplier opportunities.

Dog Tag Inc. provides fellowships in business management in conjunction with Georgetown University.

Institute for Veterans and Military Families centered at Syracuse University - through a constortium of these universities:  Cornell, Syracuse, Florida State, UCLA, Texas A&M, Purdue, UConn, LSU, Saint Joseph's, and the University of Missouri - offers a 30 day Entrepreneur Bootcamp for veterans and their spouses.National Veteran-Owned Business Administration connects veteran-owned businesses with corporate America.

Patriot Boot Camp empowers active duty military members, veterans and their spouses with the education, resources, and community needed to be successful technology entrepreneurs.

Street Shares Foundation gives out $10,000 grants to veteran owned small businesses. 

U.S. Small Business Administration Office of Veterans Business Development provides resources in the small business community to veteran business owners.

V-WISE is a veterans womens' business initiative run in conjuncion with Syracuse University.

Vet to CEO offers free online entrepreneurial training to veterans.

Veteran Entrepreneur Portal sponsored by the Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization in the VA helps veterans build their own businesses through federal resources.

Vetted provides accelerated management and buiness programs for veterans who want to be industry disrupters and business owners.