George Washington University
for Entrepreneurial Excellence (CFEE)
Created in 1979, the National
Survey of Entrepreneurship Education is a research initiative collects
information about all entrepreneurship education conducted in the United States
by two- and four-year colleges and universities.
I have been conducting
this research for over 30 years and have produced numerous articles reporting on
the dynamic rise of entrepreneurship education in the U.S. Today, I write to
you inviting you and your school to participate in the 2013 National Survey.
This survey is supported by the Ewing Marion
and the United States Association for Small Business
and Entrepreneurship ( USASBE )
, both of whom will share in the data.What will
1. You will become part of a valuable, intensive
research project now recognized by the Kauffman Foundation.
2. You will
contribute to expanding the knowledge about entrepreneurship education,
the pedagogies employed, topics offered, course offerings and articulation
strategies being adopted.
3. Your school will be listed on all summary
data that was made public.
4. You will have a referent point to compare
your school's current activities and possibly develop a comprehensive
strategy offering more and different courses and programs.
5. You can
examine current teaching methods and delivery methodologies to enhance
Thank you for your time and consideration in this
matter. Please direct questions to Katelyn Wohlford at firstname.lastname@example.org
Best Regards, Dr.
George T. Solomon
Associate Professor of Management, The George
Washington University School of Business
Co-Director, Center For Entrepreneurial Excellence
Editor-in-Chief, Journal for Small Business Management
can share today's insights for tomorrow’s entrepreneurs.