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LEARN HOW TO LAUNCH YOUR OWN BUSINESS!

Learn the art and science and nuts and bolts of small business at our annual summer BizKamp! This award-winning Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) program is facilitated by NFTE-certified teachers and local business owners. It includes guest speakers, business tours, a trip to NY, NY, and making money by selling your items at an area Independence Day festival (optional). You can also win start-up cash by presenting your BizPlan to our BizJudges at the end of the week. BizKamp meets national and state academic standards and will help you develop great school-to-career skills! Ask your school about receiving academic credit for completing BizKamp.

Schedule
BizKamp: Monday-Friday, 9 AM-4 PM
BizPlan Competition: Friday, 1-4 PM
NY, NY BizTrip: Saturday, 7 AM-10 PM
BizTent Sales Event: July 4, 3-10 PM

Location
TBA

Program Fee
$0-$600 sliding scale (based on household size & income)

Registration Fee
$25 (fee is non-refundable)

Scholarships
Enter the BizIdea Challenge and win one! Or, apply in writing.

NY BizTrip
• Meet successful young entrepreneurs
• Buy goods wholesale to retail back home, including at a YES BizTent in July
• See the sights

Schedule
Depart Saturday, 7:00 AM – locations TBA
Return Saturday, 11:00 PM – locations TBA

Program Fee
$60 (fee is non-refundable). Includes 3 meals and transportation.

Scholarships
Enter the BizIdea Challenge and win one! Or, apply in writing.

BizTent — A GREAT CHANCE TO SELL!
Thousands flock to public July 4th celebrations to enjoy vendors, music, and fireworks. Sell your goods from our tent and/or work the crowd. A fun time is guaranteed!

Schedule
Set up: 3:00-4:30 PM
Selling: 4:30-10:00 PM

Program Fee
$10.00 (non-refundable)

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