Entreprenueurship

  • BiGAustin - BiGAUSTIN is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing comprehensive training services, one-on-one assistance, and loans to individuals who want to achieve self-sufficiency by starting their own small business.
  • Global Innovation Village (GIV) Academy (Austin) - The Youth Entrepreneurship Program (YEP) is a classroom-tested semester-long curriculum (offered in Fall and Spring) for middle school and high school students. In addition, based on the Youth Entrepreneurship Program (YEP), GIV Launch is a local, classroom-tested week-long curriculum (offered in Summer) for elementary, middle and high school students (for grades 5-9) that teaches them how to start and operate a business.
  • ImpactLab - ImpactLab hones the execution skills of individuals who share it's passion for educational opportunity. In short, it builds capacity.
  • Kidpreneurs - Young Entrepreneurs with Big Ideas!
  • Lemonade Day! Austin – The Austin chapter of the national program that encourages entrepreneurship in kids
  • Microsoft YouthSpark – Microsoft’s education initiative with local workshops and programs in Austin
  • Moolah U - Moolah U offers week-long business camps where students receive hands-on experience in creating their own business, which allows them to learn how money works and how to use their money wisely.
  • Startup Kids Club - To ensure that all children are afforded the opportunity to succeed in life beyond the classroom.
  • Thinkery - Thinkery is an evolution of Austin Children’s Museum. It’s Austin’s home for “why” and “how.” A place where science and families play side by side. Where people connect with ideas by doing, making and experiencing. It’s a foundry for a new generation of innovators and creative problem solvers. And it’s a heck of a good time.
  • VentureLab - VentureLab offers rigorous, standards-based entrepreneurship and science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) K-12 programs that prepare students for the 21st century.
  • YPW (Young Peoples Workshops) - YPW strives to help young people discover intelligent fun through educational hands-on workshops exploring different branches of art, science and technology. YPW offers a unique selection of engaging and very hands on workshops in art, science, music, Spanish, robotics and much more, for toddlers to 12 year olds young people.