Schools

Young Entrepreneurs Business Week is designed to help students excel in the classroom. If your high school offers business courses or entrepreneurship clubs, YEBW is a complimentary program that expands upon in-school instruction. If your school doesn't, YEBW is the perfect supplement...

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At our immersive, week-long summer program, students learn about business through hands-on curriculum, activities and competitions. At the first-year program Business Week, students gain experience running mock companies, developing business concepts and presenting to professionals in the business community.

competency

Whether they’re new to business or more experienced, YEBW is a great opportunity for students who are:

  • Ambitious and eager to learn

  • Seeking stronger leadership or communication skills

  • Looking for professional connections, mentors and new friends

  • Unsure about what they want to do after high school

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college exposure

Each week-long YEBW program offers a one-of-a-kind, on-campus experience at:

University of Oregon (UO): July 12-18, 2020
University of Portland (UP):
July 26-Aug. 1, 2020
OSU-Cascades: July 26-Aug. 1, 2020
Oregon State University (OSU): Aug. 9-15, 2020

Students earn college credit at Oregon State University, regardless of which YEBW campus they choose to attend.

confidence

Throughout the week, students have opportunities to take on leadership roles and develop professional skills in:

  • Teamwork

  • Goal Setting

  • Time Management

  • Communications

  • Public Speaking

Students return to the classroom more inspired and confident than before...


contact us

YEBW provides presentations for high schools and student groups across the state completely free of charge. Beyond Business and Entrepreneurship clubs, we also present to various classes: English, Economics, Marketing, Health and more... Most presentations are 35 to 45 minutes, but can be tailored to fit different timeframes. 

To schedule a visit from Andrew Weiss, our Student Engagement Officer, please email info@yebw.org.

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