Startup America Initiative

From Open Energy Information

The Startup America Initiative and Startup America Partnership was created by the Obama Administration, and is headquartered in Washington, D.C.


Startup America is a White House Initiative to inspire high-growth entrepreneurship throughout the nation.</br>

First, the Obama Administration is rolling out a set of entrepreneur-focused policy initiatives in five areas:

  1. Unlocking Access to Capital
  2. Connecting Mentors
  3. Reducing Barriers
  4. Accelerating Innovation
  5. Unleashing Market Opportunities

Second, leaders in the private sector have launched the Startup America Partnership, an independent alliance of entrepreneurs, corporations, universities, foundations, and other leaders, joining together to fuel innovative, high-growth U.S. startups.

White House White Board

Austan Goolsbee on the Startup America Partnership

White House Launches Startup America

The original Start Up America under Obama can now only be found under White House Archives[2]


  1.  "Startup America"
  2.  "Re-Inventing Start Up America For A Green New Deal"