Equitable Access to Entrepreneurial Training

NFTE leads the global movement for equitable access to entrepreneurial training. Our work is ever-expanding around the world as we partner with mission-aligned organizations to ignite the entrepreneurial mindset with unique learning experiences that empower students worldwide to own their futures. We support our partner network with access to curriculum, training, support, and competitions such as the World Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge (WYEC) and the World Series of Innovation (WSI).

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Partner with NFTE

Are you ready to ignite the entrepreneurial mindset in young people and expand access to entrepreneurship education? Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) is proud to partner with leading organizations across the globe to achieve this goal. Our partners include quasi-governmental organizations, non-governmental organizations, and government programs.

The NFTE Global programs team provides ongoing support and professional development for partner staff, so eligible partners are equipped to meet clearly established outcomes. Partners work toward the long-term impact that NFTE seeks to achieve and agree to support data collection and operational statistics by tracking local program metrics and relaying findings to NFTE.

Take advantage of this amazing opportunity! Contact us to become a licensed international partner offering NFTE courses to students outside the United States or to explore opportunities to collaborate on U.S. programming.

Global by the Numbers


There are 3 global partnership levels


NFTE is taught in 28 countries


NFTE has 31 partners worldwide

Pathway Partners

After program completion, Pathway Partners’ students are invited to a quarterly global networking virtual event. They may also participate in the World Series of Innovation. In addition, they have an opportunity to compete in the World Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge in New York, USA.

  • Use NFTE-trained instructors or gain NFTE University accreditation.
  • Have a minimum course length of 40 hours.
  • Participate in one of the following (implemented by a licensed NFTE Partner): Entrepreneurship EssentialsStart It Up! (trained teacher facilitation); BizCamp or ESB Prep!

Innovation Partners

These partners collaborate with NFTE to implement Innovation Days, and after program completion, students may register as NFTE alumni.

Mindset Partners

Mindset Partners complete NFTE’s Entrepreneurial Mindset Index (EMI) assessment outside of the NFTE program.

THE ENTREPRENEURIAL MINDSET is a set of skills that enable people to identify and make the most of opportunities, overcome and learn from setbacks, and succeed in a variety of settings. Research shows this mindset is valued by employers, boosts educational attainment, and is crucial for creating new businesses.