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Naturally Lewis Launches Inaugural Student Pitch Competition to Support Young Entrepreneurs in Lewis County

 

Published: March 28, 2024 at 11:30 a.m.

By: Press Release from Naturally Lewis

 

 

Naturally Lewis Launches Inaugural Student Pitch Competition to Support Young Entrepreneurs in Lewis County

 

LEWIS COUNTY - Naturally Lewis is excited to announce the launch of its first-ever Student Pitch Competition, aimed at empowering young entrepreneurs in Lewis County and guiding them towards the pathways of entrepreneurship and small business ownership. Through this initiative, students will gain access to essential business tools, resources, and connections, enabling them to transform their ideas into tangible realities within Lewis County.

 

"We are excited to create an opportunity for our young entrepreneurs to share their business ideas with the local community," said Jenna Lauraine, Programs and Partnerships Director at Naturally Lewis. "This competition not only encourages creativity but also equips students with the necessary skills and guidance to succeed as future business leaders in Lewis County."

 

Key details about the Naturally Lewis Student Pitch Competition:

 

Eligibility: Students in grades 9 through 12 in the 2023-24 school year that reside in Lewis County or attend a Lewis County School, including BOCES

Focus: Develop and pitch a business plan that supports a unique business, product or service concept

Grant Awards: $500 & Opportunity to Work with Lewis County Professional Service providers to take your idea to the next level

Applications Open: March 2024

Application Deadline: Wednesday, May 15, 2024

 

Interested students are encouraged to submit engaging 35-minute video pitches that showcase their innovative business ideas, products, or services. A panel of judges comprising experts from the business and education sectors will evaluate the submissions and select a winner who will receive a $500 cash prize. Additionally, the winner will have the exclusive opportunity to consult with Lewis County professional service providers to further refine and develop their business concepts.

 

The application period is now open, and students are invited to submit their entries before the deadline on May 15, 2024. For more information about the Naturally Lewis Student Pitch Competition, including eligibility criteria and application guidelines, please visit naturallylewis.com/growing-opportunities/student-pitch-competition.

 

 

 

 

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