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Cloud County YEC

2022-2023 Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Series

Concordia, Kansas

Business application deadline
February 20, 2023
Judge sign-up deadline
February 20, 2023
Entry Fee
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Cloud County is one of the many communities across Kansas to host a locally organized event to give students entrepreneurship experience.  This year CloudCorp is partnering up with USD #333, USD #224, Cloud County Community College, and Rotary of Concordia to host our second annual Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge.  There will be over $1,500 in prizes and awards at our local competition.

Schedule and key dates

Monday, March 6th, 2023

Cloud County Fairground Building
8:00 a.m.  YEC Competition begins
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Trade Show (open to the public)
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  CloudCorp Annual Luncheon
The YEC competitors and judges will join the CloudCorp Luncheon with 2 guest speakers presenting.  One of the two guest speakers is a local entrepreneur in Cloud County.  The final presentation is Keynote speaker Jeff Siegler with Revitalize, or Die.
1:00 p.m.- 1:45  Trade Show (open to the public)

Brown Grand Theatre
7:00 p.m. YEC Awards and Jeff Siegler Community Presentation
FREE for the public to attend

Organized by

Nicole Reed

Date and time

Address and location

Cloud County Fairground Building
615 Industrial Road
Concordia, Kansas 66901


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Elevator Pitch

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Formal Presentation

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