The Business Division at Rio Hondo College offers an annual entrepreneurship summer camp to high school students in partnership with NFTE (Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship). High school students are eligible to participate in Entrepreneur Camp Rio for free!
This project-based, experiential camp is taught by a NFTE-certified teacher who teaches students to identify business opportunities, construct a financial model, and create a marketing and sales strategy. This camp culminates with all students developing and pitching an original business plan for competition prizes. The lessons learned throughout the camp tie back to core math and literacy skills.
- Dates: Mon – Fri, June 13 – June 24, 2022
- Times: 9am – 5pm
- Location: TBD (Rio Hondo College campus or online)
- Grades: 9th – 12th grade students
- Cost: Free! (Powered by Strong Workforce & NFTE)
- Research Stipend for Students: $100
- Deadline to Apply: April 1, 2022
- Competition Prizes:
- $250—First Place
- $175—Second Place
- $100—Third Place
Applications are due by April 1, 2022. To apply, please click on the link below and fill out the online application form:
If you have questions on this program, please contact:
Press Release – Past event
To read more about Entrepreneur Camp Rio and some of the exciting business ideas that past students created, click here.