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AboutNFTE New York Metro
Through a unique combination of high-impact student programs and exceptional teacher training and support, NFTE’s New York Metro program office provides schools and partners across the Tri-State area the opportunity to change young lives through entrepreneurship. NFTE has launched tens of thousands of New York Metro Region students on their entrepreneurial journey through in-school, after-school, and summer programming.
NFTE Entrepreneurship Pathway
A unique classroom program blending entrepreneurship and tech, where students build a marketable app and create a business plan for their product
A flexible/modular curriculum that can be blended or infused, semester or full-year, where students use lean startup methodologies to develop and test business ideas
A foundational course focused on activating the entrepreneurial mindset as students learn how to create an original business plan and pitch their business
Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge
Entrepreneurship 1 students can enter a series of local and national pitch competitions where they can win seed capital to launch their business or pursue educational goals
An advanced course focused on business model validation, product development, and marketing that deepens the entrepreneurial mindset
Entrepreneurship and Small Business (ESB) Certification
Students completing Entrepreneurship 2 are prepared to take the Certiport ESB exam and earn an industry-recognized entrepreneurship certification
News & Events
NFTE World Series of Innovation: Panel Discussion
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
NFTE's annual World Series of Innovation panel discussion at the UN, presented in 2019 by Citi Foundation and Moody’s, engages industry thought leaders in conversation about how entrepreneurial problem solving can bring about meaningful change in the world.
NFTE Alum Isaiah Mon Desir, from Startup Tech Summer to NYU and BeyondSeptember 20, 2019NYU student and NFTE NY Metro alum Isaiah Mon Desir is exploring his passion for computer science and cyber security....Read More
Top Two Businesses in New York Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Will Go to NationalsJune 17, 2019The three finalists were in top pitching form the evening of June 13 at Current at Pier Sixty as they vied for the title of NFTE New York Metro Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Winner.Read More
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New York Metro Schools
New York Metro actively works in the Tri-State area to activate the entrepreneurial mindset in young people. If you are in this area and would like to know more, contact RobertP@nfte.com.