This Thursday, October 3, is NFTE’s annual National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge! Top young entrepreneurs from around the country arrive in New York City to present their business plans to a distinguished panel of judges in the hopes of winning $25,000 in cash and prizes. CEO/Entrepreneur Sean “Diddy” Combs will be there to mentor the finalists. Follow NFTE on Twitter and Facebook for live updates from the event.
In the days leading up to the National Challenge, participants have been featured in various news outlets across the nation. Check out some of their stories:
- Students to compete in National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge.
- St. Louis teen finalist in NFTE Video competition.
- HS entrepreneurs take ideas to NYC competition.
- The Road to Nationals: How NFTE Graduates Around the Country Are Getting Ready for October 3, by NFTE founder Steve Mariotti. Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5.