Center for Economic Inclusion

The SURESM Program: Application Process

Are you an entrepreneur with a great business idea? Are you ready to take your business to the next level?

Join the SURE℠ Program at University of Houston!

This award-winning program for local entrepreneurs offers:

  • Business education with no tuition or fees, just your hard work and total commitment.
  • Open enrollment to the public — you do not have to be a UH student.
  • Lectures given by industry experts in their field and mentorship by MBA students.
  • Topics cover accounting, finance, marketing, supply chain management, and more.

You can expect great benefits that include:

  • How to write a business plan.
  • Preparing to pitch to banks and other institutions for funding.
  • Developing networking skills and effective communication.
  • Learning strategies to create a demand for your product and/or services
  • Structuring a sustainable and scalable business.
  • Receive ongoing opportunities and support after completing the program.

Applications for Spring 2022 are closed.

Please join our newsletter under Get Involved or check back in August 2022 for the Fall 2022 cohort applications.

(If you are a University of Houston student, email your advisor about how to get enrolled in the SURE Program courses.)