2020 Application Closed. Reopening in 2021!
Eligibility: High school juniors, seniors and college students who have an idea for a product, service, business, or other innovation.
Scholarship Award: USD $2,000 scholarships
Business Idea: Please provide a brief description including:
Business Plan: Applicants are also required to include a business plan outlining strategies for launching their idea. A business plan outlines how you plan to grow your business and explains your strategic vision.
Visit websites such as Small Business Administration for information and guidance and tips for creating your plan. The Small Business Administration website provides free information for young entrepreneurs and for guidance. You may also take 30-minute free online courses for young entrepreneurs to assist you with starting a business, as well as creating a business plan, which also contains a sample business plan template:
Your business plan should include the following components in a document:
Application Opens: August 15, 2020
Deadline to Apply: October 1, 2020 11:59PM
*Please note that closing time is in EST.