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Recent Entrepreneurship Foundation News
242 Teams Compete in 2015 Y.E.S. for Arkansas Competition It’s an exciting year for Y.E.S. for Arkansas, with 242 teams of fifth- through eighth-graders from across the state participating in the 2015 youth business plan competition. Students from 35 elementary and middle schools in 14 counties wrote original business plans to compete for prize money and an invitation to the Y.E.S. for Arkansas Expo Day.
Winners of the Donald W. Reynolds Tri-State Competition Named The Arkansas Economic Acceleration Foundation, an affiliate of The Arkansas Capital Corporation Group, is pleased to announce BioBotic Solutions with team members from University of Arkansas and Hendrix College took second place in the Donald W. Reynolds Tri-State Award competition.
Watch the 7th Annual Tri-State Business Plan Competition Awards Dinner Live from the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas The seventh annual Tri-State Award competition will be May 22 and 23, 2014, at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas. The announcement of the winners will begin at 6:30 p.m. PST (8:30 p.m. CST) on Friday, May 23, 2014.
2014 Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup Winners Announced Winners of the 2014 Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup Collegiate Business Plan Competition were announced. This year, 36 teams submitted business plans from 13 colleges and universities from across Arkansas for a chance to win a share of the $154,000 prize pool.
2014 Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup Finalists Announced Teams from six Arkansas colleges and universities were announced yesterday as finalists in the 14th annual Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup Collegiate Business Plan Competition.