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2023 Lincoln County Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

2022-2023 Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Series

Sylvan Grove, KS

Business application deadline
February 26, 2023
Judge sign-up deadline
February 26, 2023
Entry fee
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Participating students from USD 298 Lincoln Unified and USD 299 Sylvan-Lucas Unified will be be participating in this year's YEC.  Students will develop business concepts and then present them to a series of judges who will score the businesses in three major categories: executive summaries, formal presentation and tradeshow presentation.  Prizes will be awarded for 1st Place ($500), 2nd Place ($300), and 3rd Place ($100).

Schedule and key dates

The YEC will be held the morning of Tuesday, March 7th, at the Sylvan-Lucas Jr/Sr High School in Sylvan Grove, KS. 

Organized by

Kelly Gourley

Date and time

Address and location

504 W 4th Street
Sylvan Grove, KS 67481


Executive Summary

The Executive Summary is a written business summary, in PDF format, including de...

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Formal Presentation

The Formal Presentation is a four minute presentation where each business will s...

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The Tradeshow is where businesses will have the opportunity to pitch their produ...

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Final Round Presentations

The top three scoring businesses from Group A and Group B will move on to the Fi...

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