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 juniors/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 January 2018 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.
The Application Deadline is January 12,2018