DNEP provides opportunities for U-M graduate and undergraduate students to work directly with Detroit small businesses and entrepreneurs. U-M students engage with businesses through U-M courses, clinics, or programs that work with DNEP clients. Students have the opportunity to apply skills learned in the classroom to challenges facing real-work clients and contribute to economic and community development in Detroit.

Student Experiences

Andrea Hoffer
Selena Grover
Sarah Schade
Maheem Syed
Suibhne O'Foighill
Reid Diamond