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Jacobson Institute Entrepreneurship Summer Camp

Elementary Camp for 5-6 Graders

Marion: $225 $125
Grades 5-8
June 19 - 23, 2017
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Iowa City: $225
Grades 5-6
July 10 - 14, 2017
Application COMING SOON!

Who can sign up? 

Students who are entering 5-6 grades in the fall. Priority will be given to Iowa students. Students from outside the region in which the camp is being held must make their own arrangements for accommodations.


Campers spend the day in the classroom learning about entrepreneurship, hearing from guest speakers, and developing their business ideas. By the end of the week, camp participants are able to receive direct feedback from customers and sell their handmade products!


Transportation to and from the camp is the responsibility of the parent.

If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact us at or 319-335-2204.

Hills BankStuff Etc. Medco
Geonetric Marion Chamber of CommerceRichard O. Jacobson Foundation
Imagination IowaIowa City Area Development Group
John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center The University of Iowa