Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) Accepting Applications

WHAT: The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications on a rolling basis for the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) fall 2016-2017 class. YEA! is a 6 month after school program that guides middle and high school students through launching and running their own real businesses or social movements!

YEA! is open to all students in grades 6-12. While in the Academy, students will receive all the necessary tools to launch their very own real, legal businesses! This includes access to valuable resources like attorneys, accountants, business mentors, and graphic designers; plus an audience with investors for REAL start-up cash!

The YEA! application is available online at

The deadline is September 18th

WHERE:       Classes meet at Launch/SBY suite at Wicomico Public Library every Tuesday evening from 4-7pm from November 2016-May 2017.

WHO:             Students grades 6-12 and their families.

Business leaders and interested community volunteers should contact Sophia Smecker at or 410-749-0144 for more information about how to get involved with YEA!

CONTACT:  Send all completed application materials to:

Young Entrepreneurs Academy

Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce

Attention: Sophia Smecker

144 E Main St.  Salisbury, MD 21801

Fax: 410-860-9925

Applications are available to download at or can be requested by calling YEA! at 410-749-0144.




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