Saint Louis University

NFTE BizCamp

Business - Entrepreneurship - Technology - Critical Thinking - Public Speaking

Program Information

The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship's (NFTE) mission is to provide programs that inspire young people from low-income communities to stay in school, to recognize business opportunities and plan for successful futures. BizCamp is a two-week, intensive summer program that seeks to provide students with a foundational understanding of business and unlock their entrepreneurial mindset. During the two-weeks, participants will learn about the different components of busiess, meet successful business leaders in our region, take field trips to various innovative locations and write business plans. On the last day of the camp, students will pitch a business idea and compete for cash awards to fund their entrepreneurial endeavors.

*Participants must be a student at one of the following school districts: St. Louis Public, Ferguson-Florissant, Jennings, Normandy, Ritenour, University City or Hazelwood.

**The program is free; however, students are chosen based on the quality of their answers to the application questions.

Open to BoysOpen to Girls Both boys and girls are eligible to apply for this program
Date and Time Jun 06 - Jul 22
Camp Cost


Camp Contact William Perkins
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