Published On: Fri, Oct 18th, 2013

WVU Business Plan competition could yield $10,000 scholarship for innovative teen or team

Greenbrier East sophomores, Sarah Fullen, Mary Claire Ickes and Hannah Rivoire assisted with September Entrepreneur Café competition and will be eligible to compete for WVU Business Plan next year for a $10,000 WV college scholarship

Greenbrier East sophomores, Sarah Fullen, Mary Claire Ickes and Hannah Rivoire assisted with September Entrepreneur Café competition and will be eligible to compete for WVU Business Plan next year for a $10,000 WV college scholarship

A $10,000 WV college scholarship is the prize for the winner of the WVU Business Plan competition sponsored by the WVU College of Business and Economics and the Brickstreet Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.   Locally, adults have been pitching their ideas for new businesses or projects through the Entrepreneur Cafes. Now, junior and seniors in high school have the opportunity to hone their plan of action for a new or existing business and help with their future educational endeavors. The deadline is quickly approaching on Nov. 15. Please check out the rules and information to register at ww.wvde.state.wv.us/hsbpc.
For more information or assistance, please call Katie Ickes at 304-667-7027, GVEDC entrepreneur program coordinator.