Youth Entrepreneurship Program

SUMMARY: The mission of the Youth Entrepreneurship Program is to provide training and hands-on experience to youth, with the support and mentorship of businesses in the state of Oregon and SW Washington.  The program aims to promote and develop youth entrepreneurs and leaders statewide.

EVENT:  The Academy will take place on Thursday August 13th, 2020, from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. via Zoom meeting platform.  It is open to youth ages 14-21 who want to learn about becoming an entrepreneur.

QUESTIONS? Contact Bill Prows at OAME 503-249-7744 or

Click HERE to view the 2020 Youth Academy poster (larger)

Your contribution and donation will go toward training & educating our leaders of tomorrow.

OAME’s Youth Entrepreneurship Program would like to invite you to become a partner/sponsor for the upcoming Youth Entrepreneurship Conference and Business Academy.

  • Mail: Please make check payable to OAME Youth Program and mail to OAME, 731 N. Hayden Meadows Dr., Portland, OR 97217.OAME is a non profit 501(c)3 tax exempt organization. Your donation is tax deductible.
  • Online: Choose your partner/sponsor level below and use our safe and secure PayPal shopping cart to complete the donation.
Student $100.00
Bronze $250.00
Silver $500.00
Gold $1000.00
Platinum $1500.00
Diamond $2500.00
Double Diamond $5000.00


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Thank you to our 2020 sponsors!

The Annual OAME Youth Academy focuses on young entrepreneurs and their journey towards success.  This all day event captures youth attention through group business activities, public speakers, and videos demonstrating innovative young entrepreneurs.

  • Improves youth entrepreneurial skills
  • Promotes youth leadership, teamwork and social skills
  • Enhances opportunities for youth business development
  • Increases youth innovation and knowledge
  • Improves youth global competitiveness
  • Educates youth about economic development

For more information, please contact the Director of Business Development and Events at 503-249-7744 or

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