Thank you for submitting your application to participate in a leadership development program facilitated by the 100 Black Men of Chicago, Inc. and Wells Fargo. The “Pathways to Success Program” provides early opportunities for high school seniors and college students to learn workforce readiness skills and receive an introduction to corporate careers and entrepreneurship.
There are four phases of the program: Orientation, Entrepreneurship Basics, Essentials to Corporate and Career Success, and a Career Day Event. This 13-week program will meet on Saturdays at 9am-1pm at UIC from December 2017 to April 2018.
This year we are excited to announce the 100 Black Men of Chicago’s Meet The Sharks Competition.
Awards: The” Shark Tank” competition has a prize of $2,000.00 (2 stipends paid to (2) teams of 5 students @ 200 each) and a Trophy.
Shark Tank Business Project: Teams of 5 will create a new business idea/concept that they will present to the “Sharks”.
All PARTICIPANTS WHO COMPLETE THE PROGRAM WILL RECEIVE A $150 STIPEND.