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GE2 Junior

A summer program for high school students interested in innovation and entrepreneurship.

NEW for 2021!

About This Event

The Global Entrepreneurship Exchange Jr. (GE2jr) is an entrepreneurship learning program for high school students. It is offered at the Manning School of Business, UMass Lowell, as a one-week intensive program.

  • Activity-based entrepreneurship and innovation learning
  • Develop critical skills in creativity, problem-solving, communication, team-building and understanding different cultures

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Entrepreneurship Learning Workshop

Workshop Dates: July 19-23, 2021
Idea Pitch Contest: July 27, 2021

Workshop Fee: $599

Program Highlights

  • Virtual Workshop
  • Learn entrepreneurship with high school students from around the globe
  • 5-day intensive workshop with UMass Lowell faculty
  • Acquire presentation and communication skills
  • Activity-based learning to:
    • Identify and solve problems
    • Think like an entrepreneur
    • Identify your customers
    • Start a venture
    • Design and build items
    • Work in a team
    • Pitch your team’s idea
The application for summer 2021 is now closed.

UMass Lowell’s award-winning GE2 program is a multicultural, multidisciplinary program offered to all higher education students. Since its inception, over 1,000 students from 22 countries have participated in this program. Students learn entrepreneurship and innovation, how to start a venture, how to think entrepreneurially and how to develop skills to be successful in this fast-changing world.


GE2 received the Institute of International Education (IIE) 2018 Heiskell Award for the Study Abroad Best Practices.


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