We have received a personal invitation from Cody Patterson, Communications Director for Lt Gov Hampton, to attend the launching of the brand new contest for Kentucky High School students promoting entrepreneurial skills.What: Kick Off of Entrepreneurial Contest for KY HS studentsWhen:Where: Rotunda of the Capitol in Frankfort, KYThe website with all the information is almost ready to be live, but below are a few details of the contest.
- Students will submit a written business plan, with an opportunity to do a “pitch.”
- Two winners will be chosen from each of five regions, with ten competing in the final competition for the top 2 to 3 spots.
- Currently, $80,000 in prizes have been donated, with fundraising still ongoing.
- Prize money will be able to be used for scholarship to a Kentucky college or university or to actually launch the business.It’s exciting to see the Lt Governor and her fabulous team create such an energizing and worthwhile contest AND for them to work to reach out to all high school students in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
For more information about the launch, email Cody Patterson at email@example.com