Young Entrepreneur of the Year @ Baylor University / by Haley Smith

Baylor University is hosting its 5th annual Young Entrepreneur Awards program, recognizing high school students who are running ventures. Finalists win cash prizes ($2k), free flights to the awards and more. Learn more about how to nominate or apply here. 

Baylor University is proud to announce the third annual Baylor Youth Entrepreneur Awards.

Baylor University's Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise is seeking outstanding young entrepreneurs to honor and recognize as part of its fifth annual Baylor Youth Entrepreneur Award program. Students currently in high school who are running new ventures may be nominated to receive recognition and compete for cash prizes.

Through the program, Baylor entrepreneurship seeks identify and formally recognize the most promising young entrepreneurs in the country and provide them with an opportunity to network, explore options to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams at Baylor and to receive financial support for their ventures.

We hope you'll join us for this special event. Please find additional information about this award in the pages of this site regarding format, prizes, and eligibility.

We wish the best of luck to all of the youth entrepreneurs!

Learn more and submit nominations here.

Requirements:

  • Must be a high school student at time of application

  • Must have established business that currently generates revenue (or has clear sight to revenue within 3 months of application date)

  • Student must be main owner-operator of business

  • Can be located anywhere in continental USA, or online

  • Must be nominated by January 11, 2019 (TENTATIVE)

  • Must submit company information by February 10, 2019 (TENTATIVE)

  • Must be able to attend live awards event on Friday, April 12, 2019 on Baylor's campus in Waco, TX

Questions? Email priscilla_james@baylor.edu.