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The University of Cincinnati, Center for Entrepreneurship & Commercialization (UC CEC) has two amazing upcoming programs for high school students interested in learning about entrepreneurship and innovation.

Here’s a little more about our upcoming programs:

·         LAUNCH! Business Startup Program: LAUNCH! is a fun and intensive 9-week Saturday morning program that orients high school students to the world of business and enables exploration of Cincinnati's thriving business community and startup ecosystem. Participants engage in a university level curriculum, enjoy fun interactive exercises and games, tour UC’s main campus and visit companies around Cincinnati, develop and present their business ideas to real entrepreneurs and investors, and compete for cash prizes in UC’s Shark Tank.

·         2018 Summer Entrepreneurship Bootcamp: The UC CEC is hosting a week-long entrepreneurial over-night camp during the summer of 2018. The camp will feature lectures by an experienced manager, consultant, and entrepreneur who has served in over 40 industries and 13 countries; Cincinnati ecosystem site visits; and a campus, student-life experience. Details to come!

To apply for our LAUNCH! Startup Business Program, students with a 3.5 or higher GPA should complete a brief application and upload a one-page sponsorship letter from a teacher, counselor, or administration. Once we receive their application, they will be informed within three business days whether or not they have been accepted.  The **EARLY BIRD APPLICATION WINDOW** is open now until 9/1/17 to receive $100 off applicant registration fee. The promo code for this promotion is: EARLYBIRD.

Please visit our website for details on registration, eligibility, fees, and more!

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