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...


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.


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


college exposure

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

OSU-Cascades: June 23-29, 2019
University of Portland (UP): 
July 7-13, 2019
Oregon State University (OSU): July 28-Aug. 3, 2019
University of Oregon (UO): Aug. 11-17, 2019

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


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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