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YEP! Youth Entrepreneurship Program Summer Camp

AGES: 14 yrs - 18 yrs 
DATES: July 6-9, 2021
COST: $250
INSTRUCTOR: Brian Rupert

The camp will run from 9:00am to 3:30 pm, July 6-9. YEP is a 4-day youth entrepreneurship day camp that will immerse High Schoolers in the world of entrepreneurship, making ideas real, and solving problems. Students will share ideas, figure out who their customers are, create a prototype, figure out how to make money, and create a final pitch to show off their work. Mentors will be involved throughout the week to guide students, challenge them, and bring out their best.

Brian Rupert is the lead instructor in consultation with Jeff Wehrung, BHSU School of Business Chair and Associate Professor.  Brian is an entrepreneur, proponent and advocate of entrepreneurship who travels regionally to help communities introduce people to startups, mentors, the lean startup method, and the Techstars network. 

Camp will be held in Meier Hall rooms 205, 206 and 207 as designated by the Instructor.

  • Lunch will be provided thru the BHSU Student Union
  • Please bring a water bottle each day.
  • We plan to be outside periodically. Please consider a light jacket, sunscreen, hats, and appropriate shoes each day.

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