Montana Teenpreneur Challenge


... Shining a spotlight on high school entrepreneurs across Big Sky Country

Contest categories

  • Students with new ideas for products or services
  • Students currently running small businesses

Submission Guidelines

  • Video pitching your existing OR new business idea

                               AND

  • Written Business Plan Summary, following our contest template, of your existing OR new business idea 

Congratulations to the Winners

New Business Idea - First Place: Twin Bridges High School (Kailee Oliverson) with "Why Wait?" a pager and smartphone app to improve the restaurant experience.

New Business Idea - Honorable Mention: Great Falls High School (Colton Rasmussen, Trent Cavanagh) with "Re-Lax Lacrosse" using recycled plastic to manufacture lacrosse stick heads.

Existing Business - First Place: Bozeman High School (Matthew Carley) with "Elevate Vault" activewear clothing and branding for action-sport athletes.

Existing Business - Honorable Mention: St. Labre Indian Catholic School in Ashland (Elena Not Afraid, Tonielle Shoulderblade, Amberly Whiteman, Shamon Flat Mouth, Bryson Redgrade, Vann Falls Down, Jolonna Black Eagle, Jediah Plain Bull, Ociola Bement, Rose Red Star, Gnaya Small, Tameron Medicine Bull) with "Braves Ink" designing and producing custom T-shirts.

People's Choice Award - Rural Winner:  Simms High School (Joseph Cotterell) with "Mudd Wagon" a coffee cart for job training and employment opportunity.  

People's Choice Award - Urban Winner: Great Falls High School (Colton Rasmussen, Trent Cavanagh) with "Re-Lax Lacrosse" using recycled plastic to manufacture lacrosse stick heads.

  

Read our FAQ for detailed information about Montana Teenpreneur Challenge.

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