Why you should apply?
-$750 to help you launch your own entrepreneurial idea-Paid internship program in college where you get matched with top companies in the city-Weekly 1 on 1 coaching for 6 months to help you launch your entrepreneurial idea-LITE will help you build career/real world skills that you aren't getting in school (critical thinking, problem solving, organization)-LITE helps students get empowered about their communities by helping them launch social action ideas
Our results:-The finalists in our program receive an average of $260,000 in merit scholarships.-86% of the students in our program have shown long-term growth in career skills.-growth on the ACT and GPA in almost all of our finalists.
Examples of ideas we've launched in the past:-150 person dance showcase that raised $2,000 for domestic abuse prevention-t-shirt clothing companies-gospel music concerts-Fashion shows that promoted the environment-Dropout prevention marketing campaigns.
Have more questions about LITE? Check out our website: www.litememphis.com. Have a question about the application or the program? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.