|ELITE Youth Camp
The ELITE Youth Entrepreneurship Camp, scheduled annually during the month of July from the 13th -16th at Shawnee Community College, is designed to Educate, Lead, and Inspire Tomorrow’s Entrepreneurs. Youth in the 7th, 8th, and 9th grade learn how to research and write a business plan and participate in a variety of challenging and fun activities. Applicants must live in Alexander, Johnson, Pulaski, Massac or Union counties. Applications must be turned in by June 30, 2015 to SIDEZ alone with the application fee of $10. Representatives from the Southernmost Illinois Delta Empowerment Zone (SIDEZ), Shawnee Community College Small Business Development Center and University of Illinois Extension organize the camp.