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Meet Dynamic High School Artists of the Year from Orange County, California

After you’ve met President Obama as a finalist in the inaugural White House Film Festival, what’s next? For Kayla Briët, it’s being named the Register’s Artist of the Year for Film/Video.

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> Read Article About The Other High School  Artists of the Year


These High School Entrepreneurs Are Building the Next Google.

Sahil Gupta, Stan Zhang, and Cavan Klinsky, originally created Gevva, a specialty search tool,  as part of a high school hackathon competition. These  17-year-old students at Horace Mann School in Riverdale, N.Y. could be among future elite tech entrepreneurs if they are successful. > Read Article


14 Year Old Owner of Jewelz of Jordan

Gabrielle Jordan is the owner of Jewelz of Jordan, a jewelry line she started at the age of 9 years old. Since then she has expanded her brand to include Gabrielle Jordan International which is her speaking and authorship business. Fascinating !!. > Read Article. Visit The Site of Jewelz of Jordan..


Teen Starts Jean Shorts Business Online

17 year-old Emily Wills of Hanover, Virginia's Empire Designs  is flourishing. She has made and sold more than 1,300 pairs of hand-dyed jean shorts online. > Read Article in Richmond Dispatch

 


Teen Art Gallery features young artists ages 12-19

Many teenagers are immensely talented and sophisticated in their use of techniques, such that their place in a gallery is beyond well deserved. Teen Art Gallery reaches out to all young artists so that they are not alone in figuring out the process of showing their work in a gallery setting. > Go To Website


Teen Entrepreneurs Jam More Into Summer

Castorena and Janet Jimenez, also 17, paired up to pitch Brochettes, a food truck serving kebabs, cake pops, and whatever else comes to mind or pops up on their Twitter feed for a secret menu item, like pancakes or pizza. > Read Article by Nan Austin of The Modesto Bee

 


Teen Beekeepers Launch New Business

To be, or not to be successful. That's the choice six north St. Louis, Missouri teenagers are making in a program teaching them to be entrepreneurs. And so far, it's a honey of an idea. > Read Article and Watch Video


Teen Designs Mobile App to Stop Bullying

High school  junior Brandon Boynton from Pendelton, Indiana is receiving national attention for a mobile application designed to stop bullying.Boynton created The Bully Box while in the Madison County Chamber’s Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) program. > Read Article


Bank Offers Business Loans to High School Entrepreneurs

One week ago, a  teenager walked into The Callaway Bank in Missouri seeking an $85 loan to put toward starting his own agricultural business. Banking regulations make granting a loan that small difficult, but the loan officer, the staff and bank president and Chief Executive Officer Kim Barnes didn’t feel good about sending him away and, instead, put in an effort to help him and other business-minded youth in the area. > Read Article


Young Entrepreneurs Share How They Started Their Businesses

From bow ties to smartphone apps for skiing, five young entrepreneurs explain how they got their business off the ground, and the importance of money management. > See UK Guardian Article


Young and Old Collaborate Against Nepal Child Slavery

Ten-year-old Vivienne Harr is working with 79-year-old Olga Murray to end child slavery in Nepal. Vivienne launched her campaign nearly two years ago in response to tragic images she’d seen depicting children in slavery.  

 

> See Forbes Article

> Visit Vivienne's Site


Teen Artist Wins National Award

Tom McCallie of Burnsville, Minnesota, won a Gold Key and a Silver Key in the 2014 Scholastic Arts and Writing Awards, a 91-year-old national competition whose past winners include Andy Warhol, Truman Capote and Robert Redford. > Read Article


Texas Teens Build Prosthetic Arm for Little Boy

Zaxton has been missing the three middle fingers on his left hand since birth. To make life a little easier, his older brother Christian visited Leander High School in Leander, Texas, to see if his former robotics teacher, Herb Wasson, could help.

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Teen Opens World's First Sneaker Pawn Shop

Everyone knows what a pawn shop is. The concept is pretty common around the world. But, for 17-year-old Chase Reed, he has put his own spin on it and applied the idea to high-end and dead-stock sneakers in the form of his first venture. Chase, a student at the Frederick Douglass Academy in Harlem New York, had the bright idea of capitalizing on the high-end sneaker trend and has opened the world’s first sneaker pawnshop, Sneaker Pawn.

> See CBS News Video

> Read New York Post Article by Michael Gartland

> Read Black Enterprise Article by Kevin L. Clark

 


Australian Teen Dog Shampoo Entrepreneur

Riley Mitchel of Ashgrove, Australia started his own high-end dog shampoo company called A Boy and His Dog. Riley's dog, Hugo (show with him here in the photo) inspired him to make premium biodegradable products for dogs > Go To Site