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Leavenworth County Youth Entrepreneurial Challenge 2023

Leavenworth, KS

Business application deadline
March 1, 2023
Judge sign-up deadline
February 23, 2023
Entry fee
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The YEC is a NetWork Kansas program series culminating in the Kansas Entrepreneurship Challenge (KEC).  Statewide, the Kansas Masonic Foundation and Kansas Masons sponsor the KEC in partnership with Kansas State University and Network Kansas.  

In Leavenworth County, the Grow Leavenworth County (GLC) committee sponsors the annual YEC.

The YEC series and KEC promote entrepreneurship and small business development in Kansas.  The competition is for student-created, managed, and owned ventures.

Schedule and key dates

The competition will be on Friday, March 3, 2023, beginning at 4:30 p.m.  Entrepreneurs will begin set-up of the tradeshow exhibits at 3:30 p.m.

Organized by

Grow Leavenworth County, an economic development advocate. The POC is Ted Davis,

Date and time

Address and location

Leavenworth High School
2012 10th Avenue
Leavenworth, KS 66048


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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