Ten NACCE members will be selected for a full $2195 scholarship.
Meet Entrepreneurs, visit their businesses, identify aspects of the American spirit which inspires entrepreneurs, and share their stories with your students. Study the 5+5+5 Bernelli Entrepreneurial Learning Method and apply it to your classroom to enhance learning in your students.
July 29-August 4, 2010
The Bernelli Foundation has been providing entrepreneurial enrichment programs to improve lives and economies for over 25 years. Based on the International Immersion programs offered at the Bernelli Education Centre in Italy, this unique method of entrepreneurial learning will now be offered to NACCE members at the Bernelli Education Center in West Virginia. This special opportunity is being made possible through the generous support of the Coleman and Hughes Foundations.
Arrival July 29th between 11 and 3pm at the Pittsburgh International Airport for transportation to the Bernelli Foundation facility near Cheat Lake West Virginia.
Evening Program includes: Welcome and Orientation with Bernelli faculty; participation in Teen Business Plan Presentations
July 30 - August 3 - Participants will be traveling to meet business owners in the tri-state region. Each professor will be matched with one business owner in a related field to the subject they teach. The Bernelli faculty will guide the group in writing a case study about the business owner and using cases as a teaching tool in their classroom or online program. The ten case studies will be made available to all NACCE members and the group will present a workshop at the NACCE conference in October about this pilot project.
August 4 - departure from Pittsburgh airport after 11am.
$2195 includes pick up and return to the Pittsburgh Intl Airport, lodging, double occupancy in two bedroom suites, all meals, local transport and events and program.
Ten NACCE members will be selected for a full $2195 scholarship. Participants must provide own airfare, complete case study, and attend the October NACCE conference in Orlando and participate in the group experience workshop.
To apply - send your full name, position, subject your teach, and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org with a cv and statement about how the Bernelli American will enhance your efforts to teach entrepreneurship in your community college.
Deadline for applications: June 30. Notification of Scholarships July 5