NFTE Summer BizCamp

Program Overview

Are you a female student interested in learning…

  • How to start your own business?
  • How to make technology work for your business?
  • How to be your own boss?

Become a FEMALE ENTREPRENEUR by joining NFTE’s Summer BizCamp TODAY!

NFTE DC Region’s Global Girls Entrepreneurship Tech BizCamp offers female students the opportunity to learn a tech-infused NFTE Entrepreneurship curriculum in a highly interactive and intensive 2-week camp setting. Through field trips, guest speakers, industry exposure, and engaging activities, participants learn the basics of putting together a business plan including technological platforms while also developing valuable academic and life skills.

BizCamp Model

Accelerated Learning (Days 1-7 )
Through experiential learning, tech-based work time, and guest speakers, students take a deep dive into the world of tech-infused entrepreneurship and learn what it takes to start their own business.

Coaching Sessions (Days 8-9)
Students work with volunteer business plan coaches to refine their business ideas and hone their presentation skills in preparation for the final Business Plan Competition.

Business Plan Competition (Day 10)
At the end of this 2 week camp, all participants present their business ideas in front of a panel of judges while competing for cash prizes (top three winners).

Website: http://www.nfte.com

News

Assistant Professor Patrick Ymele-Leki Mentors Postdoctoral Researcher and 2018 Research Week Winner

Fri, April, 20 2018

Chemical Engineering postdoctoral researcher Jyothirmai Simhadri was announced as the Post Doc/Resident/Fellow/Research Associate winner in the Physical Sciences and Engineering category for her research submission titled: Development of Shewanella Oneidensis MR-1 Biofilms for Iodate Reduction in Groundwater. Read More >>

CEA Sees 66-point Increase in US News 2019 Best Graduate Schools Rankings

Wed, April, 18 2018

The College of Engineering and Architecture (CEA) sees a 66-point increase in ranking in the U.S. News 2019 Best Graduate Schools Rankings. This historic increase over the past three years places CEA in the nation's top 12 percent of engineering colleges. Read More >>

Events

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