Youth Entrepreneurship Enrichment Program

Posted by on May 11, 2009

The Business Center for Entrepreneurship & Social Enterprise and Philadelphia University


Youth Entrepreneurship Enrichment Program
Entrepreneurship and Financial Management Career Opportunities
Summer Enrichment Program

What will I learn?

– Learn the basic characteristics of successful entrepreneurs,  risks and rewards of small business, the importance of a business plan and how to write a plan
– Focus on financing strategies, the accounting and finance decision-making process and take a look at career opportunities in Finance and Accounting

What is the cost?

– This program is funded by a grant from the William Penn Foundation so it is FREE
– Included are textbooks, materials, and snacks
– If accepted, there will be a fee of $50.00.  Upon successful completion of the program there will be a $25.00 refund.

– Philadelphia University, 4201 Henry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144
-This will give students the opportunity to experience taking a class on a university campus

– July 6 – 17, 2009
– The program will take place from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Monday through Friday

How do I apply?

– For students entering 11th through 12th grades
– Complete the attached application and mail to the address below
– Obtain a letter of recommendation from your science or math teacher. Send to:

Terri Rivera
Director of Educational Programs
The Business Center for Entrepreneurship
and Social Enterprise
7500 Germantown Avenue
Elders Hall, Suite 113
Philadelphia, PA 19119

Telephone:  215-247-2473×7
Facsimile:   215-247-2477
Email: [email protected]

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