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Youth Entrepreneurship Curriculum for Afterschool Programs


  • Program Education
  • Program Area Youth Engagement
  • Grant Amount $700,000
  • Grant Period July 1, 2024–June 30, 2026
  • Location Austin, TX, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

This grant to VentureLab will continue to support the expansion and promotion of entrepreneurship education opportunities for youth. This project aims to reflect the growth of entrepreneurship education in the afterschool field. Since 2017, the grantee has provided training to educators and youth, technical assistance and professional development resources to educational communities, specifically afterschool programs. With its engagement, the grantee works with its partners to increase the number of afterschool programs offering high-quality entrepreneurship education programming, further increasing the number of youths who have opportunities to develop entrepreneurial skills and mindsets. During this grant period, VentureLab will continue its youth entrepreneurship capacity and ecosystem building for the afterschool field, including meeting and growing the demand for youth entrepreneurship programing.