Startup Studio: Creative Entrepreneurship

REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER ACADEMY AT UGA WILL OPEN ON WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2017 AT 10:00AM. ONCE REGISTRATION IS OPEN, THERE WILL BE A LINK ON THIS PAGE TO REGISTER.

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Calling all budding innovators, entrepreneurs, creative problem-solvers, and tech pioneers! Are you overflowing with ideas and ready to turn them into reality? Whether you’re launching a new app, a worthwhile charity, or an amazing product, there are some things you need to know to get started. In this camp, you'll learn more about brainstorming solutions, managing projects, designing and developing a brand, and harnessing the power of social media to transmit your ideas to the public. You’ll even get hands-on experience, working with a team to develop a professional-looking presentation to pitch a great idea to potential investors.

Ages: 13-17

Course Number:

88496

Course Date:
Monday, June 26, 2017 to Friday, June 30, 2017
Course Date Info:

Day and Overnight Options Available
8:30am-3:30pm
Extended Day (Pool) available until 5:30pm
Overnight students check-in on Sunday night at residence hall

Address:
UGA Center for Continuing Education & Hotel
1197 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602
United States
US
Location Info:

Overnight students will check in at the residence hall on Sunday evening and check out on Saturday morning. Day students will check in on Monday morning between 8-8:30am. Classrooms are located around campus, and students may travel by foot, bus or university vehicle to get to classrooms or other camp activities. More details will be available in your confirmation email and in the welcome email sent out three weeks before camp begins.

Cost:

Day Camp - $360

  • Optional Extended Day at Legion Pool until 5:30pm - $35

Overnight Camp - $830

Prerequisites:
This course is designed for students with little to no background in business, and may not be suitable for advanced business students.

Instructor: 

Sahar Tejani is completing her Bachelors of Science in Education and certificate in Entrepreneurship at the University of Georgia. She is currently in the process of starting her own small clothing business in Athens. Working through problems and coming up with creative solutions has been a passion for her. Sahar is very excited and hopes to help students think critically and creatively through this process of investigation and innovation. This is her first year as a Summer Academy instructor.

What you need for camp/program: 

A detailed list of supplies needed for your camp program will be emailed to you three weeks before camp begins.