Spend eight amazing days on the campus of Yale University or University of California, Berkeley Clark Kerr campus learning from business advisors, developing your skills and acumen, and competing against other business-minded high school students in Envision's 8 Days to Start-Up Challenge, a true-to-life business pitch.
About National Youth Leadership Forum: Business Innovation
Your Future in Business Starts Today
National Youth Leadership Forum: Business Innovation is specifically designed to provide high school students with the skills needed to lead the next innovative revolution.
At NYLF Business Innovation, you'll discover your passion for entrepreneurship and innovation by competing in 8 Days to Startup Challenge, an exciting start-up simulation that takes you from ideation to product launch, and challenges you to make the critical decisions that every successful entrepreneur must make. During your time at Yale University or University of California, Berkeley Clark Kerr Campus you'll participate in a business site visit and even crowdsource Startup Challenge ideas to your target audience.
Over eight transformative days, you'll gain hands-on business and startup experience, participate in a professional site visit, hear from and interact with recognized business leaders, and make connections with fellow high-achieving, business-minded students from all over the country.
Most importantly, you'll leave the program with a clearer vision of your future career path and how to achieve your goals. By completing NYLF Business Innovation, you may apply for college credit from George Mason University.