A global online entrepreneurship experience that challenges students to develop innovative solutions aligned with the UN Sustainable Development Goals
Through a unique combination of high-impact student programs and exceptional teacher training and support, NFTE’s Southeast program office provides schools and partners across the region the opportunity to change young lives through entrepreneurship. NFTE has launched thousands of students from across Florida and the Southeast Region on their entrepreneurial journey through in-school, after-school, and summer programming.
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 Alumni Entrepreneur Investor Forum
March 26, 2020New York City
Applications are now being accepted for the 2020 Alumni Investor Forum. NFTE graduates ages 18 to 35 who own or run a licensed business are eligible to apply for an opportunity to pitch their business for funding.
Eight Teachers Advance to National Final Round in NFTE Model Teacher ChallengeJune 12, 2019Eight NFTE teachers advance to the national final round in NFTE's annual Model Teacher Challenge!Read More
Top Two Businesses in Southeast Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Will Go to NationalsJune 3, 2019The finalists were in top pitching form at the Little Haiti Cultural Center the evening of May 30 as they vied for the title of NFTE Southeast Metro Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Winner.Read More
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NFTE works with committed teachers, schools, and partners in under-resourced communities to activate the entrepreneurial mindset in young people. If you are in the Florida/Southeast area and would like to know more, contact JeannineS@nfte.com.