THE TYE PROGRAM
TiE Young Entrepreneurs (TYE) is a global program dedicated to fostering future generations of industry leaders by teaching high school students the rewards and challenges of becoming an entrepreneur. TYE is an “Entrepreneurship Academy,” where student teams utilize modern skills and tools to build a concept using customer feedback, iteration, and lightweight business models.
WHO SHOULD APPLY?
Any 9th -12th grade student interested in entrepreneurship, STEM, or business may apply to participate!
THE OPPORTUNITY TO:
- Build a real startup with a team
- Participate in a rigorous business curriculum
- Develop confidence and leadership skills
- Learn directly from startup founders and industry experts
- Collaborate with other students passionate about STEM
- Connect with a dedicated mentor who will coach their team
- Participate in Global workshops
- Compete for cash prizes or seed funding at the TYE Global Competition
The TYE Program engages an entire community of volunteers – Parents, Educators, Mentors, Inspirational speakers, Serial entrepreneurs, Student Alumni and Partners. The community has one goal, which is to educate and prepare our students to become the next generation of entrepreneurs and business leaders.
- Introduction to
- Bugs and
- Customer Empathy
& Design Thinking
- Skill Assessment
and Team Building
- Marketing and
TYE GLOBAL LEADERSHIP COMMITTEE
Tariq KhanTiE Global Board of Trustees
TiE New York
Shashi JainTYE Global Curriculum Director
Reena GuptaTiE Silicon Valley
Viiveck VermaTiE Hyderabad
Kanchana RamanTiE Atlanta
TiE GLOBAL TEAM
Vijay MenonExecutive Director
Mohini SuchantiProgram Manager
TYE has been preparing the next generation of leaders for over 15 years. The program has impacted over 10,500 high school children, including many from under-represented and disadvantaged backgrounds, since its inception in Boston in 2005. It provides a stepping stone for students to develop a growth mindset and experience the startup world.
More than a workshop,
an entrepreneurial experience
TYE is dedicated to fostering the next generation of leaders by creating a new learning environment where high school aged participants can experiment, build resilience, and collaborate to create more productive and successful pathways to their personal and professional goals.
report TYE influenced
their decision to pursue
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report TYE inspired
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