Governor's School for Entrepreneurs (GSE)

Last Updated: 9/18/2020 1:02 PM

The Governor's School for Entrepreneurs (GSE)


The Governor's School for Entrepreneurs (GSE) will begin accepting applications for summer 2021 on Monday, November 16th. GSE brings teens together from around the state of Kentucky, immerses them in a creative space, and arms them with the tools they need to unleash their entrepreneurial spirits. While all participants gain vital entrepreneurial skills through the program to use as they enter the workplace or continue into higher education, 11 new businesses have already been launched by young entrepreneurs. Others have filed for multiple patents and developed new ideas and relationships that sow the seeds for more business formation. In addition, as a direct result of their participation In GSE, participants qualify for some $3 million in scholarship opportunities from Kentucky's universities and colleges.

*GSE has arranged to host 7 virtual events on Hopin this fall to showcase the GSE experience and dive into the application process. 

*This free, prestigious program will take place on Northern Kentucky University's campus and is open to all current 9th, 10th, and 11th-grade students.

*Please visit their website to learn more about the program and to apply:

*Link to overview video: Watch

*Students interested should contact Mrs. Calico by email.  A Q & A zoom session with Natasha Sams will take place on 10/15/2020 at 3 pm over zoom for any interested students. There are also several virtual events you can choose from. Contact Mrs. Calico at for more information!