Several students have been recognized for their continued entrepreneurial excellence and impact. These exemplary students demonstrate promise, leadership, and ability as entrepreneurs. We congratulate the winners and wish them continued success in their journey of entrepreneurship!
Shawn & Sheryl McCall Award for Entrepreneurship - $2500
Awarded to two students who have shown evidence of outstanding entrepreneurial promise.
The 2020 recipients of the Shawn & Sheryl McCall Award:
Jason Bangser, a sophomore Entrepreneurship major and member of the Delaware Innovation Fellows.
Blake Armentano, a junior Entrepreneurship major.
Brad & Jennifer Bono Award - $1500
Awarded to a student who demonstrates entrepreneurial leadership and social impact.
The 2020 recipient of the Brad and Jennifer Bono Award:
Lilly Checkoff, a sophomore Entrepreneurship major with a minor in Nutrition, enrolled in the Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Health certificate program, and a member of the Delaware Innovation Fellows.
Horn Entrepreneurship Award - $1000
Awarded to a student from any UD college or degree program who has taken at least one ENTR course, demonstrates exemplary entrepreneurial promise and promises to realize a great immediate benefit from the receipt of the $1000 award.
The 2020 recipient of the Horn Entrepreneurship Award:
Mimi Diani, a sophomore BioMedical Engineering major with a Social Entrepreneurship minor, and a member of the Delaware Innovation Fellows.
About Horn Entrepreneurship
Horn Entrepreneurship serves as the creative engine for entrepreneurship education and advancement at the University of Delaware. Currently ranked among the best entrepreneurship programs in the US, Horn Entrepreneurship was built and is actively supported by successful entrepreneurs, empowering aspiring innovators as they pursue new ideas for a better world.