YouthBiz Programs + Events

YouthBiz programs enable youth to learn, think, speak, and act like entrepreneurs.  Learn about each of our programs and events by clicking the links below.

Programs

YOUTHBIZ STARTUP

Middle and high school students gain the basic building blocks of success through an engaging curriculum and hands-on activities in this 10-session curriculum.

YOUTHBIZ OUT OF THE BOX

Upper middle and high school students learn valuable business and life lessons as they navigate the business cycle through real business ownership in this 15-session curriculum.

YOUTHBIZ STARS

Youth business owners participate in extended education.

CLASSES + CAMPS

Learn skills youth entrepreneurs need to develop their businesses.

MENTORSHIP

YouthBiz pairs aspiring youth entrepreneurs with adult business leaders to help guide business strategy and development.

Events

DENVER STARTUP WEEK YOUTH PASS

Junior Achievement and Young Americans Center for Financial Education are partnering with Denver Startup Week to provide exciting opportunities just for you!

YOUTHBIZ MARKETPLACE

Twice a year, youth business owners reserve a low-cost booth to sell their unique products to the public.

SPOTLIGHT ON YOUTHBIZ STARS

Colorado’s premier business competition for young people, ages 6-21, offers cash prizes!