Announces Last Call for Nominations for More than $30,000 in Prizes for Teen Entrepreneurs
The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America (Guardian) announced the last call for nominations for the 2008 Girls Going Places® Entrepreneurship Award Program. Guardian will grant a total of $30,000 to 15 teen business owners and entrepreneurs.
Nominations will be accepted through February 29, 2008. Teachers, parents, and community members are encouraged to nominate accomplished young female entrepreneurs between the ages of 12 and 18.
Adults can nominate girls — daughters, nieces, neighbors or students — by submitting a 750-word essay endorsing accomplished young female entrepreneurs. Nominees must also write a 250-word personal statement on entrepreneurship, leadership, financial independence, or giving back to the community.