Events

Competition

World Series of Innovation

10/02/2017
Global
NFTE’s World Series of Innovation jointly supports Global Entrepreneurship Week and the UN Sustainable Development Goals. This project-based, online experience asks students to create business solutions aligned with the UN SGDs. Student innovators are encouraged to participate, and educators have access to a robust toolkit providing resources to use this program in a classroom setting. […]
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Event

Annual Teacher Summit

07/09/2018
National
This gathering of educators will focus on the theme of the teacher as an educational entrepreneur. Through peer- and expert-led sessions over a four-day period, attendees will begin to develop their own entrepreneurial mindsets and learn how to activate the mindset in their students. Sessions will explore various topics, including: Designing engaging learning experiences for […]
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Competition

National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

National
Each school year, nearly 20,000 students create and pitch business plans in NFTE classrooms across the nation. Hundreds go on to compete in regional competitions, and the winners from each region travel to Manhattan to take the stage at the National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge.
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Competition

Elevator Pitch 2017

Online
Each year, NFTE gives top entrepreneurship students from across the nation their first big break: 60 seconds to sell their idea to the world, in an online elevator pitch. The nominee who earns the most unique votes from the general public receives an award of $2,500 toward advancing their education or getting their business off […]
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Event

Global Showcase

Global New York
Each spring NFTE young entrepreneurs from around the world gather for an evening of awards, celebration, and networking. Top young entrepreneurs who have completed NFTE programs worldwide are named Global Young Entrepreneurs of the Year. These honorees travel to Manhattan for an expert-led workshop on marketing and growing your business, followed by an evening awards […]
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