May 13, 2014  |  0 comments

Xochitl Guzman, founder and operator of Create Awake, a Los Angeles based small business, has won the Steve Mariotti Venture Award Pitch Challenge from the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE).

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November 11, 2013  |  9 comments

This year’s World Series of Innovation is the biggest and most competitive World Series we’ve ever held. Students from around the world had the opportunity to submit their innovation to 11 challenges, ranging from beverage marketing plans to new technologies for education, in the hopes of winning the grand prize.

Students from nine nations including Algeria, Haiti, Austria, Chile and Thailand – more than 700 entries overall – shared their innovations this year and could win up to $10,000 in cash and prizes in the challenges.

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November 8, 2013  |  0 comments

By Samantha Fabiano, USC student and USC Ziftit Team Captain 

As a current entrepreneurship student at the University of Southern California (USC) I strongly agree with NFTE’s belief that an entrepreneurship education is fundamental for all youth to better shape and prepare them for the future.

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October 28, 2013  |  2 comments

Blog syndicated via Youth Entrepreneurship Council (YEC)

QUESTION: Name one characteristic about this generation or time in history that makes becoming an entrepreneur easier or more rewarding than ever before.

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Los Angeles Program Manager

In Los Angeles, NFTE currently works with 30 teachers and youth development professionals to reach over 2,000 middle school and high school students with our in-depth, award-winning entrepreneurship program. Students participate in a 65 hour minimum NFTE curriculum (led by a NFTE Teacher and overseen by NFTE Program Staff) either as a class during the school day, as an out-of-school-time program, or as a summer immersion program.

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Made in Los Angeles


 An evening celebrating entrepreneurship in Los Angeles! 


When: November 14, 2013 at 7pm - 10pm
Where: Cross Campus, 820 Broadway in Santa Monica

NFTE Greater Los Angeles Carnival Night


Join us for Carnival Night, Saturday August 3rd at 6pm! Presented by The Dining Tent, to benefit The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, Greater Los Angeles  

An elite guest list. An inspirational evening full of surprises. And a location so secret there won't even be a trace of it Sunday morning.

Come enjoy this re-imagining of the traditional carnival complete with games, a gypsy band and artisanal carny food! Best of all, the evening's proceeds go to benefit the young entrepreneurs of NFTE Greater Los Angeles.

25th Anniversary Gala

25 Years of Inspiration - NFTE's Dare to Dream Gala

What a wonderful night! Thanks to all who helped to make it happen!

120 Wall Street, 18th Floor, New York, NY 10005