APPLY: IGNITE Entrepreneurship & ACT Prep Institute for High School Students in the Baton Rouge Area

Urban Restoration Enhancement Corporation is accepting applications for Summer 2021 IGNITE Entrepreneurship & ACT Prep Institute, which is offered in partnership with Southern University’s College of Business. The institute will take place online from June 7 – July 22, 2021. Interested applicants can submit an online application.

The IGNITE Entrepreneurship Institute, an initiative of UREC’s College & Career Ready 21st Century Learning Center,  is an interactive learning experience that provides high school students in the Baton Rouge area with entrepreneurship training, ACT preparation, financial literacy, and communication skills development. Participants will also earn a stipend and Micro-Enterprise credentials upon successful completion of all program requirements.

The IGNITE Entrepreneurship Institute is hosted by UREC with support from community partners:  Louisiana Department of Education, Southern University College of Business, Huey & Angelina Wilson Foundation, Capital One, City of Baton Rouge, and ReCast of Greater Baton Rouge.

How to Apply:
Apply here

Program Dates:
June 7 – July 22, 2021 (New dates)
9:00 am – 1:00 pm


Open to all high school students in the Baton Rouge area.