Entrepreneur-in-Training Camp

Posted on 5/17/2010 3:11:18 PM

This summer, the IUP Excellence in Entrepreneurial Leadership Center (ExcEL Center), in conjunction with Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania, will hold the first-ever Entrepreneur-in-Training Camp (PDF brochure) at no charge to local high school students.

Entrepreneur-in-Training Camp Information

  • Who: Ambitious high school students in the area
  • Where: Eberly College of Business and Information Technology
  • When: June 21 to June 25, 2010 (9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.)
  • Why: To strengthen resumes and college applications, build connections, and learn about the business world
  • How Much: Free 

This five-day commuter camp is being offered to incoming high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors. From 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., the Entrepreneur-in-Training Camp will expose aspiring future business leaders to a variety of business concepts such as leadership, business planning, and financial management, while also teaching them to “think outside the box.” Students who participate in the Entrepreneur-in-Training Camp will have the opportunity to hear from successful entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and other business professionals while competing for $1,500 in various prizes, including cash!

Please recommend this camp to any high school student that you believe would benefit from this experience. It is a great opportunity for any student who is interested in learning about business, making new friends, and furthering their future career. Read the flyer and application (PDF) for more information, or contact Eric Palmer, director, IUP ExcEL Center, at 724-357-3871.