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Applying to the EBV Program


Applications for EBV will be accepted from veterans who:

  • Have separated from active duty service after 2001 (or are currently in the administrative process of separating).
  • Have been identified as having a service-connected disability as a result of their military service (including activated National Guard and Reserves). Note: Evaluation of a disability claim through the VA can still be in progress.
  • Demonstrate a strong interest in entrepreneurship & small business ownership/management.
  • Beyond the criteria identified above, a complete application is the only remaining requirement to be considered for the program.


A complete application package will include the following:

  • Completed EBV application form (including responses to personal statement #1-6).
  • Current Resume
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation


Selection will be based on the whole person concept, with a particular focus on an assessment of potential to excel both in the program, and also in the area of entrepreneurship & small business management upon graduating from EBV.



Click here to apply today!