PenFed Foundation launches veteran entrepreneur master's program with support from SOSi

PenFed Foundation, the charitable arm of PenFed Credit Union, has introduced the Veteran Entrepreneur Investment Program (VEIP) Master´s Program, the company said.

With a USD 200,000 sponsorship from SOSi, a government services integrator that works principally in the aerospace and defense sector, the VEIP Master´s Program will empower veteran entrepreneurs through an intense program, mentorship and networking opportunities.

The PenFed Foundation Master´s Program will work to prepare growth-stage veteran-owned startups to raise investor funds through multi-day educational programs focused on different aspects of entrepreneurship. Topics include traction, unit metrics, financials, legal, accounting, building an investor pitch deck, preparing for meetings with investors, and pitch preparation.

The program will directly help 20 veteran-owned and led companies, and will be held on PenFed´s Tysons campus as well as offsite facilities. T

PenFed Foundation is a national nonprofit organization committed to helping members of our military community secure their financial future. It provides service members, veterans, their families and support networks with the skills and resources they need to improve their lives through programs on financial education, credit-building, homeownership, and short-term assistance.

SOSi is a private, family-owned and operated technology and services integrator in the aerospace, defense, and government services industry. Its global portfolio includes military logistics, intelligence analysis, software development and cybersecurity.