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 October 31, 2018 for Fall contest and December 17, 2018 for Spring contest.

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 November 14, 2018 for Fall Contest and January 23, 2019 for the Spring contest.

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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Central Kansas Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Series


PART OF THE 2018-2019 NetWork Kansas YEC SERIES                                                         www.youtheshipchallenge.com

Central Kansas Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Series
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 
Auditorium, Kinsley Junior Senior High School
716 S. Colony Ave., Kinsley
Contest Begins at 9 AM 
or
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Larned Community Center
1500 Toles, Larned
Contest Begins at 9 AM


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 at each contest 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