Four Win Awards for Minority Researchers

Four researchers win awards

Venture Creation University

Venture Creation University is VCU's strategy for ensuring all students are exposed to innovation and entrepreneurship and have access to entrepreneurial pathways. To find out more about this effort, and to learn about innovation and entrepreneurial programs offered at VCU, visit:

We’ve long maintained that there is no single characteristic that makes an entrepreneur. Male or female. Long-tenured professor or first-year student. And our entrepreneurs don’t come exclusively from the School of Business or Engineering. They’re from across the campus.

A great example of this comes in the field of biomedical research. Recently, four of our fellow Rams were honored for their work in this field. They were juniors and sophomores, men and women, and black and white. While this award recognized the work of minority researchers, the breadth of diversity among our innovators should surprise no one.

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