Louisville's Summer Up entrepreneur program awarded $25,000 grant

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Oct. 21, 2015) —Mayor Greg Fischer and the Office of Civic Innovation announced this week that Louisville will be awarded a $25,000 grant from the Kauffman Foundation’s “Recipes for Growth” Challenge.

Louisville participated in the Kauffman Foundation’s 2015 Mayors Conference on Entrepreneurship on Oct. 8 and was among a limited number of cities with proposals selected as finalists.

The mayors of those cities had the opportunity to pitch their ideas in five minutes before a panel of expert judges and colleagues. Read More.