The Free Enterprise Leadership Challenge will be held on the campus of Wingate University (Wingate, North Carolina) January 4th-8th, 2015. High school students who will be sophomores, juniors, or seniors at the start of the traditional school year in 2015 are eligible to apply. Program registration fee is $1 and includes housing, meals, and all activities.
About This Organizer
Established in 1995 as a way to teach young people essential free enterprise principles, the Free Enterprise Leadership Challenge (FELC) is a five-day summer program for high school students. FELC is a program of the JesseHelmsCenter, a non-profit organization based in Wingate, North Carolina. Students spend the night on college campuses, working during the day to start their own company. With activities ranging from speech contests to a commercial competition, students experience free enterprise firsthand and learn why entreneurship can be hard work.
Free Enterprise Leadership Challenge
Map & Direction
Wingate University220 N. Camden RoadWingate, NC 28174