Student Life: LEADS at Spelman


Coca-Cola Intergenerational Leadership Mentoring Program

SpelPreneurs: Fostering Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Spelman

Program Dates: September 2016 - March 2017

Components of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program

EDUCATE: Fundamental Series | September 20-November 29, 2016
EMPOWER: Competition | Fall 2017
INSPIRE: Speaker Series | January  24 - March 7, 2017


  • Expose students (mentees) to basic entrepreneurial fundamentals and role of the entrepreneur (mentors).
  • Ensure students recognize “innovation is anything but business as usual”. Enable students to apply learnings.

Target Audience

The target audience for the SpelPreneur program is comprised of students who have an interest in entrepreneurship. Student participation is voluntary. 

Program Outcomes

The goal of the SpelPreneur Program is to educate, empower, and inspire students to:

  • Innovate and recognize compelling business opportunities
  • Deepen their knowledge of starting up/running a business
  • Enhance their leadership skill set
  • Build a network with the right people to ensure entrepreneurial success


SpelPreneur Speaker Series Schedule

Upcoming Speakers

Past Speakers

Spelpreneur Events