The Department of K-12
Initiatives has announced the Own a Business, Own Your Future Youth Business Plan Competition will take place on Tuesday, May 11th, from 4:30 to 6:30 on the downtown campus of Lansing Community College.
High school seniors who
are currently operating a business or plan to have started one by the end of
the 2010 school year will pitch for $1000 cash awards to support their
Young entrepreneurs interested in pitching will submit an application and a copy of their business plans by the end of April. A panel of judges made up of local entrepreneurs ad LCC business faculty will review the plans prior to the event. On the 11th, the judges will provide feedback immediately following each student's pitch. The judges will confer, and winners of the $1000 cash awards will be announced.
The February edition of Future CEO Stars has an article about our January 2010 Pitches and Panel Day. See pages 26 ad 27 at this url: http://www.fcsmag.com/node/37