Berthiaume provides access to entrepreneurial inspiration, connections, and resources at the flagship campus of UMass Amherst.

female students presenting
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Scholars Program

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Scholars Program

The Berthiaume Center for Entrepreneurship (BCE) Innovation and Entrepreneurship Scholars Program (IESP) is open to all first year undergraduate students, including transfer students, from any major or discipline who will be enrolling in classes at UMass Amherst.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Scholars ProgramLearn More


Gregory Thomas
Gregory Thomas
Executive Director & Lecturer, Berthiaume Center for Entrepreneurship
Gregory Thomas View Profile
Bruce Skaggs
Bruce Skaggs
Flavin Endowed Professor in Entrepreneurial Studies: Management
Bruce Skaggs View Profile
Charles Johnson
Charles J. Johnson
Clinical Associate Professor & Associate Director of the Berthiaume Center for Entrepreneurship
Charles J. Johnson View Profile
Amy McLain
Office Manager
Amy McLain View Profile
Bogdan Prokopovych
Senior Lecturer
Bogdan Prokopovych View Profile
Engage & Invest

Engage & Invest

Fostering the growing spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship at UMass Amherst is crucial to building the next generation of change agents. The support of our partners and alumni make what we do possible. Please consider inquiring about how you can help.

Engage and InvestLearn More

Contact Us

Incubator Space: 301/302 Bartlett Hall
Executive Offices: Business Innovation Hub N175

UMass Amherst
Amherst, MA 01003

Main line: 413-545-9482 
Operations, Space and Student Engagement: 413-545-9283