Applications sought for Young Entrepreneurs Academy

Applications will be accepted through Sept. 15 for the next class of the Young Entrepreneurs Academy in Grand Junction.

The 28-week program takes middle and high school students through the process of coming up with ideas for new products and services, developing business plans, pitching their ventures to investors for startup funding and launching their own companies.

For additional information about the academy, contact Darcy Weir at the Grand Junction Area Chamber of Commerce at 263-2916 or