Youth Entrepreneurship Business Plan Competition


Each year, Napa Valley College Small Business Advisors, business professors, and local high school instructors work with over 200 students on the development of comprehensive business plans which are entered into a single, exciting competition. Completed business plans are reviewed by a team of professional experts who choose the best high school and college plans. The YEP Competition culminates with the top teams presenting their plans in front of a panel of peers and community judges. Winners are announced at the end of the compeition.


Local US Event
Napa, CA
*Available in all states*

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Competition Category
  • Undergraduate - Local U.S.
  • High School - Local U.S.
  • Business - Local U.S.
  • Social Entrepreneurship
Who's Eligible

The Business Plan Competition is open to high school and college students (14 to 27 years of age) who want to explore the world of business.

Competition Prizes

High School Division Winner - $500 Cash

College Division Winner - $1,000 Cash