CIE Partners

The Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship supports and is supported by a number of partners in the Burlington entrepreneurship ecosystem.


The Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies (VCET) hosts monthly Champlain Fridays, which includes tours of their open co-working space, available to Champlain students for free. VCET also connects Champlain students with internship opportunities (both paid and unpaid) at local start-up companies.

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The Vermont Small Business Development Center (VT SBDC) hosts regular office hours on campus to provide legal and financial advice to student entrepreneurs.

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As a seed & early stage venture capital firm who is focused on financing businesses in Vermont, and surrounding regions, Fresh Tracks Capital provides invaluable mentoring to students.

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