Check out past and upcoming NFTE competitions!


NFTE Elevator Pitch Challenge

September- October 2015

NFTE's most biz-savvy students from around the country get 60 seconds to sell their idea to the world, in an online “elevator pitch.” the winning student received $2,500 towards his/her education or a degree.

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National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

October 6, 2015

NFTE’s top three young entrepreneurs of 2015 present their business plans to a distinguished panel of judges, with the chance to win a prize package worth $25,000.

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World Series of Innovation

Submissions due November 17, 2015

NFTE's World Series of Innovation is a fun, experiential classroom activity that allows groups of at least five students and their teachers or program leaders to pick one of six innovation challenges and come up with a new, unique, innovative product or service. 

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