Post Crescent: Business plan contest open to local youth

Wisconsin Youth Entrepreneurs in Science, a statewide youth business plan contest modeled after the Governor’s Business Plan Contest, is open for online entries from middle and high school students through 5 p.m. Monday.

2015 ‘Wisconsin YES!’ open for middle, high school entries through April 6

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 6, 2015. Public, private and home-schooled students across Wisconsin are eligible to turn their science- and tech-related ideas into business plans […]

New Glarus Middle School student wins ‘Wisconsin YES!’

Jonah Thompson, an 8th grader at New Glarus Middle School developing a beekeeping-related company, is the grand prize winner in Wisconsin YES!, a youth business plan contest for students in middle and high school.    

25 entries advance to second phase in ‘Wisconsin YES!’ contest

May 1, 2014 MADISON – A statewide panel of judges have selected 25 entries to advance to Phase 2 of Wisconsin YES!, a youth business plan contest for students in middle school and high school.   

Middle and high school students can enter Wisconsin YES by 5 p.m. March 17

March 10, 2014 MADISON – The statewide Wisconsin YES! youth business plan contest will close to entries 5 p.m. Monday, March 17.

Inside Wis: Amid debate over Common Core, STEM consensus offers lesson

March 7, 2014 By Tom Still MADISON – Although it’s a safe bet most people in Wisconsin know little if anything about the debate over nationwide academic standards, the so-called “Common Core” guidelines under fire in the Legislature, they’ve probably heard of STEM education. That’s an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, a collection […]

‘Wisconsin YES’ youth biz plan contest open for entries online

January 27, 2014 MADISON – 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. March 17, 2014.

Waukesha County student wins 2nd annual ‘Wisconsin YES’ youth biz plan contest

June 12, 2013 Sara Linderman, an 8th grader at Pilgrim Park Middle School and a resident of Brookfield, is the grand prize winner in Wisconsin YES!, a youth business plan contest for students in middle and high school.

Seventeen entries advance to second phase in ‘Wisconsin YES!’ youth biz plan contest

April 16, 2013 A statewide panel of judges have selected 17 entries to advance to Phase 2 of Wisconsin YES!, a youth business plan contest for students in middle school and high school.  

Marathon County student wins Wisconsin YES! student business plan contest

June 16, 2012 Tyler Ebert, a June graduate of D.C. Everest High School in Schofield and a resident of Weston, is the grand prize winner in Wisconsin YES!, a youth business plan contest for students in middle school and high school.