Young Entrepreneurs Academy
Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) is an afterschool program that transforms middle and high school students into real, confident entrepreneurs. This year-long program provides resources to students in grades 6-12 to generate business ideas, conduct market research, write business plans, pitch to a panel of investors and launch their own company.
YEA! also provides community members with a variety of opportunities to volunteer and get involved. From exciting business guest lectures and dynamic field trips to innovative companies, to passionate business mentors and investor panelists, there are countless ways to help students launch their own enterprises and become impassioned local leaders.
Sponsor companies provide valuable support to this groundbreaking and exciting program and help foster growth and new business for the Twin Cities.