USASBE IS AN INCLUSIVE COMMUNITY ADVANCING ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION THROUGH BOLD TEACHING, SCHOLARSHIP, AND PRACTICE.
Our members are:
Teachers sharing best practices but also challenging existing paradigms of how entrepreneurship should be taught, to whom, and what ends.
Researchers moving the practice of entrepreneurship education forward and translating cutting-edge entrepreneurship research into teachable content.
Program directors and practitioners that complement classroom-based entrepreneurship education with practical immersion experiences in the broader entrepreneurship community.
Through your access to the USASBE Member Directory an amazing group of contacts is just a keystroke away.
Stay on top of the latest teaching trends by attending the USASBE annual conference.
Focus on your unique areas of interest and share knowledge with peers through USASBE Special Interest Groups (SIGs).
Expand your international contacts as you enjoy free membership in International Council for Small Business (ICSB).
Problem-solve and connect through USASBE's LinkedIn Group.
Enhance your career by participating in the USASBE Job Board and affiliated in-person events.
LEARN & SHARE
USASBE presents several opportunities to learn and share:
Why start from scratch when you can use the USASBE Syllabus Exchange.
Save time and learn from fellow scholars through teaching workshops and certificate programs.
Need an exercise to make your classes more experiential? Tap in to our free TrepEd area of the website.
Stay up-to-date with the Liaison newsletters.
Share your scholarship through our conference proceedings and Entrepreneurship Education & Pedagogy Journal.
USASBE annually recognizes those that move entrepreneurship education forward. The award categories include:
Entrepreneurship Achievement and Advocacy
Excellence in Entrepreneurship Education
Excellence in Entrepreneurship Research, Case Development and Workshop Development/Presentation
Held each January in locations around the country, the annual USASBE Conference convenes 500+ entrepreneurship educators that engage in an immersive four-day experience.
Get trained on experiential exercises to bring into your own entrepreneurship classroom.
Participate in learning journeys for a deeper experience in local entrepreneurship ecosystems.
Engage in pre-conference workshops to accelerate your own professional development.
Share your research on entrepreneurship education.Help the field better understand methods, outcomes, measures, and address provocative questions.
Translate entrepreneurship research into teachable content.
Network with like-minded colleagues through our many engaging conference social activities.
Academic careers involve both research and teaching. So many doctoral consortia emphasize traditional research, but the USASBE doctoral consortium immerses students in the world of teaching and learning entrepreneurship. We prepare students to boldly teach entrepreneurship and engage in entrepreneurship education scholarship.
USASBE EXCELLENCE IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION AWARDS PROGRAM
USASBE's mission is supported by recognizing outstanding programs and achievements in entrepreneurship education. This objective is fostered annually through the presentation of prestigious awards like:
Max Wortman Lifetime Achievement Award
John E Hughes Entrepreneurial Advocacy Award
USASBE Entrepreneurship Educator of the Year
Ray Smilor Volunteer of the Year
National Entrepreneurship Undergrad Program
Best Conceptual, Empirical, Doctoral, and "Young Scholar" Papers
Best Teaching Case
SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS
USASBE Special Interest Groups (SIGS) are smaller communities for members interested in specialty areas within entrepreneurship.
Corporate Entrepreneurship & Innovation
Creative and Arts Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship Pedagogy & Teaching
Law and Entrepreneurship
Minority & Women Entrepreneurship
Technology & Life Sciences (STEM)
MEMBERSHIP IN USASBE EQUALS MEMBERSHIP IN ICSB
USASBE is a globally connected affiliate of the International Council for Small Business (ICSB). Membership in ICSB provides our USASBE members access to entrepreneurship educators on an international level. You can discover all ICSB membership benefits at www.icsb.org. Discounts are also available to USASBE members interested in attending the ICSB global conferences.