La Crosse high school twins win annual ‘Wisconsin YES!’ youth business plan contest

Christine and Elizabeth Hlavacka, both 10th graders at Aquinas High School in La Crosse, are the grand prize winners in Wisconsin YES!, a statewide youth business plan contest for students in middle and high school. The Hlavacka’s website application, WeWork.Biz, more effectively matches youth with employers for jobs and volunteer related opportunities. This tool has […]

24 entries advance to Phase 2 of the Wisconsin YES youth biz plan contest

A statewide panel of judges have selected 24 entries to advance to Phase 2 of Wisconsin YES!, a youth business plan contest for students in middle school and high school. Students submitted their science- and tech-based 250-word business summaries through the contest website – www.WisconsinYES.com – in April to compete in Phase 1. One hundred […]

Need spring break project? ‘Wisconsin YES!’ business plan contest invites entries through April 3

Wisconsin Youth Entrepreneurs in Science, a statewide youth business plan contest modeled after the successful Governor’s Business Plan Contest, is open for online entries from Wisconsin middle- and high-school students through 5 p.m. April 3, 2017. Public, private and home-schooled students across Wisconsin are eligible to turn their science- and tech-related ideas into business plans […]

March Madness! Students have month to enter ‘Wisconsin YES!’ business plan contest by April 3

The countdown is under way for middle- and high-school students to enter Wisconsin Youth Entrepreneurs in Science, a statewide youth business plan contest modeled after the successful Governor’s Business Plan Contest. It is open for online entries from Wisconsin middle- and high-school students through 5 p.m. April 3, 2017. Public, private and home-schooled students across […]