Welcome to the NAWBO University

The NAWBO Institute for Entrepreneurial Development is a 501(c)3 non-profit educational foundation that seeks to provide opportunities for capacity building and organizational development for emerging and established women entrepreneurs. Through the NAWBO University, we aim to strengthen the wealth-creating capacity of women business owners and to promote economic development within the entrepreneurial community so that we can build a legacy of success for the next generation of women entrepreneurs.

The NAWBO University is a world-class, one-stop resource for everything related to women in business:

• Education

• Articles

• Best practices

• Specialized chats

• Webinars from experts and thought leaders around the country

• …and more

The University offers the best tools and resources for all aspects of business development, growth, capacity building and scaling for women business owners of all sizes and sectors around the world, including a specific focus on Tier 2 Women Business Owners through the University’s NAWBO $1 Million+ program for women with million-dollar and up businesses.

All women business owners are welcome at the NAWBO University!  As the premier resource for women business owners across the nation, the NAWBO University is here to help you grow – whether you are a NAWBO member or not!   NAWBO Members, sign in using your NAWBO username and password.

Non-members, set up a profile to gain access to all resources inside the University! New resources are added daily. We are here to help and are so glad to have you join us!

Welcome to the University community—your home for connecting, asking questions, learning, growing and so much more with other women business owners! As you navigate our recently launched new platform, please keep in mind that we are still in the soft launch stage and making adjustments. If you come across any issues in your experience, kindly share them with us at [email protected]. Meanwhile, there’s more to come, so please visit often to discover what’s new for you!

Donate Online

To make a tax deductible donation using your personal credit card  click here. You will be able to  select the level and frequency of your gift and it is fully tax deductible and 100% of your gift will go to fund the NAWBO University!  The NAWBO Institute for Entrepreneurial Development is a recognized 501 (c) (3) and we understand that no goods or services were exchanged for your gift.


Donate by Mail

To make a tax deductible donation using your personal check, please make check payable to the Institute for Entrepreneurial Development and mail to:

Institute for Entrepreneurial Development
National Association of Women Business Owners
PO Box 741449
Los Angeles, CA 90074-1449


Your Resource Center – A Hub of Coronavirus-Related Business Resources to Support You Through This Time.
Click here to access Your Resource Center through the NAWBO University platform. You will need to log in or create a profile to access the center and will need to use GOOGLE CHROME.

We hope to “see” you next week at one or all of the virtual events. Remember to share the information about the events with your community and on social media.

NAWBO $1 Million+ Program 2023-2024


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