Registration Information


To Sign-up go to the  YEC Event Portal and click on Student, then click on Sign-up as an EntrepreneurDeadline to Sign-up is December 1, 2017

To officially Register, Log-in to the YEC Event Portal and go to Registrations. Select the Central Kansas YEC. You are not officially entered until your Executive Summary has been uploaded into the portal. Deadline to Register is February 26, 2018.

Additional Information and helpful tutorials can be found under the Resources Tab/Education on Event Portal.  You can access it as soon as you create a Student Profile.


YEC Event Poster


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4th Annual Central Kansas Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge


PART OF THE 2017-2018 YEC SERIES                                                         www.youtheshipchallenge.com

4th Annual Central Kansas Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Auditorium, Kinsley Junior Senior high School
716 S. Colony Ave., Kinsley
Contest Begins at 9 AM - Complimentary Lunch Served


Are you a Junior High or High School student that has created a product or service, or do you have an idea or concept that could lead to a business in the future? We invite you to compete, as an individual or a team, in the Central Kansas Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge. Each business will be judged on their Business Idea, Executive Summary, a 4-Minute Formal Presentation with Slides, and Answers to Judges Questions. The 1st Place Winner will receive $1,000 and a guaranteed spot in the State Competition. The 2nd Place Prize is $500 and 3rd Place is $250. Students can also compete in the optional Tradeshow Competition with a 1st Place prize of $250.

7th-12th Grade Students from Edwards, Hodgeman, Ness, Pawnee and Stafford Counties are eligible to compete.

For more information:
Edwards County - Linette Miller - 620-659-2711, ecedc@sbcglobal.net
Hodgeman County - Lea Ann Seiler - 620-357-5561, hodgeman1@unitedwireless.com
Pawnee County - Alex Filbert - 620-285-6916, afilbert@gbta.net
Ness County - Brent Kerr - 785-798-0417, brent.kerr@usd303.org
Stafford County - Ashlee Bevan - 620-549-3527, Ashlee@staffordecodevo.com