Youth Entrepreneurship Program


The Youth Entrepreneurship Program (YEP) provides a variety of entrepreneurial skills (Classroom instruction, workshops/seminars and mentorship opportunities) to young adults, including high school students, between the ages of 1 and 27 throughout the geographical service area.

YEP, in conjunction with the business division at Skyline College offers fast-track Entrepreneurship certificate programs in four areas: General Entrepreneurship, Automotive Technology, Cosmetology and Early Childhood Education. More certificates are currently being developed.

YEP conducts bi-annual business plan competitions for college students. Participants submit real-world business plans and compete for seed money to start their business.

YEP features:

Business Plan Competitions

Seminar and Workshops

Extreme Entrepreneurship Tours

In-house business coaching

One-on-on business counseling

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