Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program

What is the class about?

The program engages veteran participants on a one-on-one, individual basis to help them advance their business concepts through value proposition, market research, and market validation. The course will introduce Veterans to resources and advisors that provide invaluable support in laying the foundation for a successful company.

What are the program dates?

We are offering two cohorts. The first is Jan-March, the second is from April-May from 6:30-9pm. To download the schedule, click here.

Cohort 1:

Jan 7       Feb 11

Jan 14     Feb 18

Jan 21     Feb 25

Jan 28     Mar 4     

Feb 4       Business Pitch day TBD      

Cohort 2:

Apr 1      May 6

Apr 8      May 13

Apr 15    May 20

Apr 22    May 27

Apr 29    Business Pitch day TBD  

After the classes are over, you will have access to mentoring. 

Where can I register?

Register for the class using this link

Who can participate?

  • Florida Residents

  • Honorably discharged veteran

  • Active Duty within one year of End Term of Service (ETS)

  • Currently serving in the guard/reserve

I have been accepted into the class. How do I find my class

You will need to login as a member to access your class site and other program participant resources. Once you are logged in, you can locate your class under the "VFEP" tab. If you have any issues, please contact Rebecca Hertz at

Where will the class be held?

This course will be virtual and held over Zoom web conference. We are hoping to host a business pitch day in-person.