501(c)3 non-profits, GirlTechBoss & Font Femme, partnered with the similar mission is to empower female-identifying & non-binary high schoolers and college students to explore the field of entrepreneurship. This event will feature keynote speakers from distinguished female founders, mentorship, and workshops, where attendees will collaborate with each other to develop their own startups.
Over the course of the makeathon, students will form teams and develop their own initiatives. The event will culminate in Pitch Night where students will pitch their solution via video submission and receive feedback from industry experts in the judging process. If you are interested in or currently pursuing entrepreneurship, this is YOUR chance to learn from industry professionals, build your entrepreneurial skillset, and grow your network with like-minded high school students!