KCK 2nd Annual Regional Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge (YEC)

2020-2021 Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge (YEC) Series

Business application deadline
February 25, 2021
Judge sign-up deadline
February 28, 2021
Entry Fee
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Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the entire event will be hosted virtually.  The 2nd Annual Regional Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge (YEC) is hosted by Suite 1886, the co-working space at Wyandotte High School within the Human and Public Service Academy, made possible by Network Kansas and the KCK E-Ship Community.

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                                 $1,250 - Overall Winner  

                                       $1,000 - 2nd Place

                                          $750 - 3rd Place 

                                    $250 - 1st Runner-Up

                               $250 - 2nd Runner-Up


Who can enter?
Any high school student attending an educational institution in Wyandotte County, KCK

Can I submit as a team?
Yes. Your team will need to determine how the proceeds will be split, if selected as a winner

What time will I present for the Mock Boardroom?
Schedules will be emailed on February 25, 2021 by Midnight

Do I need to complete each component?
Yes. Each team must submit the Executive Summary and Formal Presentation before the deadline. Teams will complete the Mock Boardroom on March 4, 2021 before 4:00 p.m. virtually via zoom.

Schedule and key dates

Registration OPENS: January 25, 2021 at Noon
Registration CLOSES: February 25, 2021 at Noon
Mock Boardroom: March 4th 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
LIVE Awards via Zoom: March 4th, 2021 at 6:00 p.m.
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Email Suite 1886 at suite1886@gmail.com

Organized by

Sheyvette Dinkens

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Executive Summary

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Formal Presentation

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Mock Boardroom

Based on a review of the executive summary and formal presentation video, YEC ju...

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