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2015 Y.E.S. For Arkansas 2.0 9th - 12th Grade Business Plan Competition

High school students! Do you have an idea for a new product or service that is not currently out there in the marketplace? Or, if it is, do you have an idea how to make it better?

Put your idea to the test by competing in the fifth annual Youth Entrepreneur Showcase (Y.E.S.) for Arkansas 2.0 business plan competition for a chance to win cash prizes!

Competing in Y.E.S. 2.0 is online only here on iStart. You can work independently or in a team with up to five more of your friends / classmates.

You'll need to get a sponsor - either a teacher or someone in the community who isn't a parent or relative of any team member.

Go to the Y.E.S. 2.0 website for more information on the following:

Competition Dates and Rules

How to Create / Update your iStart Account

Submitting Your Intent to Compete in Y.E.S. 2.0

Business Plan Contents and Scoring

Submitting Business Plans

Announcement of Winners and Awards

Competing in Y.E.S. 2.0 is a challenge, and you can do it! You are going to learn what it takes to put together a business plan. This will come in very handy in the future - whether or not you decide to start a business. And, you will definitely have something to talk about in future job interviews and on your resume!

Good luck!

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