Women in Entrepreneurship Institute

The Women in Entrepreneurship Institute provides business development programs for companies 51%+ woman-owned throughout Chicago.


The Women in Entrepreneurship Institute is the nation’s first comprehensive Institute for women founders that integrates academic learning, research, incubation, funding and public policy. Launched in July 2018, the Institute supports women entrepreneurs through academic research and programs as well as initiatives that invest in the success and sustainability of women-owned businesses.


Accelerators and Incubators

  • Accelerator
  • Incubator

Business Planning

  • Market Research


  • Formal Mentoring Programs

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Women's Business Issues


  • Coworking

Starting a Business

  • Startup Business Counseling
  • Startup Classes
Primary ContactAbigail Ingram
Address1 E Jackson Blvd
Suite 7900
Chicago, IL 60604
Phone(312) 362-6480