Business & Entrepreneurship Academy
North Carolina Central University Summer Youth Business and Entrepreneurship Academy is facilitated by NCCU School of Business. The Academy is for high-achieving rising 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students, with a B average or higher. Selected students will receive business training and exposure to higher education on the campus of NCCU.
The week-long Academy includes:
• Residential Facilities and Meals Students will participate in a fully immersed collegiate experience on the campus of North Carolina Central University including 3 meals a day.
• Lectures taught by host NCCU professors and local business leaders. Topics include introductory business courses in marketing, ﬁnance (ﬁnancial literacy), entrepreneurship, leadership and ethics.
• Corporate visits to help students gain exposure to the application of business principles in the real world as they interact with local corporate executives during on-site visits.
• Business plan development and team competition with participants to derive a business plan for a new idea. A panel of judges from the business community will evaluate the plan and a prize will be awarded to the winning team.
Application Deadline April 20, 2018
For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (919) 530-6804
2018 Applications Are Now Online
Required Application Materials
Online 2018 Application
Transcript (Oﬃcial or Unoﬃcial)
Personal Statement (240-500 words)
Letter of Recommendation (from guidance counselor or teacher)