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2023 High School Kansas Entrepreneurship Challenge (KEC)

Manhattan, Kansas

Business application deadline
March 31, 2023
Judge sign-up deadline
Entry Fee
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The Kansas Entrepreneurship Challenge (KEC) is sponsored by the Kansas Masonic Foundation and Kansas Masons in partnership with Kansas State University and the Network Kansas Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge (YEC) Series to promote entrepreneurship and small business development in Kansas.  The competition is for student created, managed, and owned ventures.

Schedule and key dates

March 31st - Submission deadline for all entries
April 17th - Mock Board Room questions are released by 5pm*
April 20th - Live event at Kansas State University

*Mock Board Room questions will only be released if W-9 and Photo Release are correct and completed

Organized by

NetWork Kansas

Date and time

Address and location

Kansas State University
918 N M.L.K. Jr. Dr
Manhattan, Kansas 66506


Executive Summary

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Live Mock Board Room

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Photo Release

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W-9 to be turned in at KEC

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