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Summer 2014 Opportunity

NFTE BizCamp®:  (July 7 – July 18, 2014)

The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE, pronounced “nifty”) is offering a summer camp to students (ages 14-18) on the Campus of Bowie State University, School of Business. If you answer YES to any of the following questions…we are looking for YOU!!! Have you ever thought of starting your own business? Do you have a business already? Are you interested in learning how your hobby can make you money? Do you want to be your own boss? Do you want to win awards and earn money? Become an ENTREPRENEUR! Join NFTE’s Summer BizCamp® TODAY!

BizCamp® is a two-week intensive summer program, including field trips and guest speakers, aimed at providing students with a solid business background. At the end of the class, students will compete for cash awards to fund their businesses.

Application Deadline: June 13, 2014   For an application, please contact: Verice White at 202-467-6383

NFTE Bizcamp at BSU flyer
NFTE Overview
NFTE Bizcamp application

 

Fall 2014 Scholarship Winners

Persistence Scholarship - $500 each
Ronald Prue

Discipline Scholarships - $1000 each
Anh Nguyen – Accounting
Harman Singh – Banking & Finance
Phillip Wade – Business Information Systems
Lo’vanne Milton – Management
Denya Resumadero – Marketing

Pillars of Success Scholarships - $1500 each
Thao Le – Character
Dominique Cooper – Determination
Almi Yoloye – Excellence
Christopher Grant – Professionalism

Fall 2015 Scholarship Applications

Persistence Scholarships
All eligible applicants must have a 2.5 or higher grade point average and have earned between 60 or more cumulative credit hours by the application deadline. Priority is given to students with 15-30 credits remaining to graduate. Student must be a business major and enrolled at Bowie State University during the semester which the funds will be dispersed. The application deadline is Wednesday, March 1, 2015 and will be awarded for the fall 2015 semester. Scholarship winners will be announced at the annual Pillars of Success Awards Ceremony in Spring 2015. (Please see the application for more details.)

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Pillars of Success Scholarships
All eligible applicants must have a 3.2 or higher grade point average and have earned between 60-102 (60-109 for accounting) cumulative credit hours by the application deadline. Student must be a business major and enrolled at Bowie State University during the semester which the funds will be dispersed. The application deadline is Wednesday, March 1, 2015 and will be awarded for the 2015-2016 academic year. Scholarship winners will be announced at the annual Pillars of Success Awards Ceremony in Spring 2015.

Visit again in August for access to the application.