The Youth Business & Entrepreneurship Scholars Program is hosted on the NWOSU Woodward campus June 24-26 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. It is open to grades 10, 11, & 12 with a "B" average or higher. Selected students will receive business training and exposure to higher education on the campus of NWOSU in Woodward, along with a full scholarship to cover the cost of attendance plus materials. Required application materials include: (1) 2019 Application; (2) Transcript; (3) Personal Statement; and (4) Letter of Recommendation (from guidance counselor or teacher). Application deadline is April 15. The program includes lectures, corporate visits, business plan development and a case competition with the goal of preparing the next generation of business leaders. A panel of judges from the business community will evaluate the business case presented by teams of students. Scholarships up to $500 and prizes will be award to winners of the various competitions.
Facilities and Meals Students will participate in a fully immersed collegiate experience on the campus of NWOSU in Woodward including lunch each day.
Lectures taught by NWOSU professors and local business leaders. Topics include introductory business courses in accounting, marketing, finance (financial literacy), entrepreneurship, leadership and ethics.
Corporate visits to help students gain exposure to a range of businesses and industries, as well as the application of business principles in the real world as they interact with local corporate executives during on‐site visits.
Business plan development and team competition to allow participants to demonstrate their learning by developing and presenting a business plan to a panel of local executives
If you have any questions or concerns about the program, please contact Jana Walker at:
580-254-2530 or email@example.com