Launch of Young Entrepreneur Competition (YEC 2013)

Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of the Executive Council, Dubai SME has announced the launch of the 9th cycle of the Young Entrepreneur Competition (YEC 2013) in three different locations: Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah. The four days event brings together students from different private and public High schools, Colleges & Universities across the UAE, who will set up their stands and sell their products in a competitive environment. The competition aims at educating students on the basic principles of starting and operating a private business, and to inspire the students to become entrepreneurs in the future by creating a simple entrepreneurial environment.

  • Participation is open for students in High schools (from Grad 10), Colleges & Universities. Age from 15 to 25 years old.
  • Each project can have one student and the maximum number of students in each project should not exceed 4 students.
  • Students from different schools, colleges & universities can participate in one project.

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