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Nov 17, 2014, 14:05 ET
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World Series of Innovation #WSI Deadline is Thursday, November 20

The World Series of Innovation (WSI), the annual, corporate sponsored, global innovation challenge, will close entries for the 2014 competition...

Nov 12, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) Announces Shawn Osborne as President and CEO

 Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), an international nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring young people from low-income...

Oct 10, 2014, 11:10 ET
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Lily DeBell - Eighth Grader from Baltimore - Is Nation's Top Student Entrepreneur

Eighth grader Lily DeBell from Baltimore, Maryland won the 2014 NFTE National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge, presented by the MasterCard Center...

Sep 17, 2014, 12:16 ET
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2014 NFTE World Series of Innovation (#WSI) Calls Young Innovators Around the Globe to Compete for Up to $35,000 in Cash and Prizes

The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) kicks off its annual World Series of Innovation (#WSI), presented by Microsoft YouthSpark, by...

Sep 03, 2014, 12:12 ET
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These 41 Young Entrepreneur Teams Are Going to Silicon Valley to Pitch Their Business Plans in the NFTE National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

 Young entrepreneurs from Miami to Boston and Los Angeles and major cities in between will be in Silicon Valley to compete in the National...

May 21, 2014, 11:05 ET

8th Annual NFTE LA Regional Challenge

NFTE Greater LA showcased their top four young entrepreneurs selected from nearly 2,000 NFTE students across Greater Los Angeles. NFTE's Regional...

May 15, 2014, 13:46 ET
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Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) Launches MakeYourJob.org

The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) today announced the launch of a new MakeYourJob.org – a youth-focused website with free,...

Apr 10, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship to Celebrate 20 Years in D.C.

Diana Davis Spencer, President of The Diana Davis Spencer Foundation, and Kevin A. Plank, founder and CEO of Under Armour Inc., will be honored at...

Mar 31, 2014, 09:30 ET
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Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) Brings Summer "Make Your Job" to Ten Communities

Innovative, hands-on entrepreneurship training for young people will be available in ten U.S. communities this summer through a new collaboration...

Nov 26, 2013, 15:33 ET

Trailblazing Young Innovators Announced for NFTE World Series of Innovation, Presented by Microsoft

As Global Entrepreneurship Week comes to an end, a bevy of trailblazing young innovators emerge. The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE),...

Nov 14, 2013, 12:05 ET

"Made in Los Angeles"/NFTE Greater Los Angeles--first-ever conversation to connect up-and-coming entrepreneurs with key LA business leaders

The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) Greater LA will be holding their inaugural "Made in LA" event, a panel discussion among the...

Oct 04, 2013, 16:04 ET

South Holland's Jesus Fernandez and Toheeb Okenla Crowned Top Young CEOs and Winners of the $25,000 Grand Prize at 2013 NFTE National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

 Jesus Fernandez and Toheeb Okenla, from South Holland, IL, emerged from a field of 38 teen competitors to win the 2013 NFTE National Youth...

Sep 27, 2013, 09:00 ET

PVBLIC Foundation Donates $1 Million of Media to Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship

Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) a global non-profit that empowers youth through entrepreneurship education, has received a $1...

Sep 17, 2013, 09:00 ET

Teens Mean Business As They Compete for Cash and Prizes

 The savviest young entrepreneurial minds will gather and compete at the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship's (NFTE), 2013 National Youth...

Sep 09, 2013, 09:00 ET

NFTE World Series of Innovation (#WSI), presented by Microsoft, Calls All Young Innovators from around the Globe to Address Real World Issues and to Compete for up to $10,000 in Cash and Prizes

As the school year gets underway, the global non-profit Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) kicks off its annual World Series of...

Sep 04, 2013, 13:00 ET

Sam's Club Giving Program Grants $700k to Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) to Educate Future Business Leaders

 Today the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) announced a $700,000 grant from the Sam's Club Giving Program to support the...

Sep 03, 2013, 16:42 ET

Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) Celebrates Entrepreneurship Education with 4th Annual Elevator Pitch Challenge, Sponsored by E*TRADE Financial Corporation

 Budding teen entrepreneurs from around the country are counting on America's vote to be crowned champion of the fourth annual Elevator Pitch...

Aug 29, 2013, 09:00 ET
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40 Chances Challenges Announced

 Omaha's Bryan High School hosted the national launch of the 40 Chances Challenges Program as part of NFTE's 2013 World Series of Innovation...

Jul 01, 2013, 10:00 ET

Two Young Entrepreneurs Win Cash And Opportunity to Compete at National Level at Start It Up St. Louis Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

Local students, Aliyah Wilson and Tiara Gibson emerged as winners from a field of six finalists during the championship round of the first Start It...

Jun 17, 2013, 08:00 ET

Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) to Offer Innovative Business Camp for Area Students

 The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) has teamed up with the St. Louis Science Center, College Bound, the Urban League of...