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Lawrence/Douglas County Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

2022-2023 Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Series

Lawrence, KS

Business application deadline
February 10, 2023
Judge sign-up deadline
February 17, 2023
Entry Fee
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This year's YEC has been postponed to Friday, February 24, 2023.

This event will take place via IN PERSON at the Peaslee Technical Center in Lawrence. 

When: February 24, 2023 08:30 AM Central Time (US and Canada) 
Topic: Lawrence/Douglas County YEC

Schedule and key dates

Space open for trade show set up at 8:00 AM, competition and judging begins at 9:00 AM. Estimated end time is 1:00 PM following awards ceremony. 

Organized by

Jill Jolicoeur

Date and time

Address and location

2920 Haskell Avenue
Suite 100
Lawrence, KS 66044


Executive Summary

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Elevator Pitch

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Formal Presentation

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The Tradeshow is a 90-minute event where businesses will have the opportunity to...

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