Inspiring the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs
New: Summer Incubator, A BEAM Program & Dfarm COLLABORATION
Take a design thinking + entrepreneurship class at Stanford University
Work with companies to develop your prototype
Present your prototype to industry experts for a chance to get funding and mentorship
We strive to provide high school students with an unparalleled business and math education experience, allowing students to start their own businesses and dive into projects with real-world impact.
Worldwide, BEAM has brought influential curriculum and fantastic opportunities to numerous communities, schools, and companies. Projects that BEAM students complete help advance the efforts of companies and teach students valuable communication and collaboration skills as well as skills in data analysis, marketing, business strategy, and more. Scroll down to see our impact statistics and learn more.
BEAM is an international community, having locations in the US, Mexico, and Europe.
BEAM students complete internships in areas such as finance, marketing, data analysis, in HR.
BEAM is build upon a strong partnership between schools and companies that connects students to industry experts and companies in the community who serve as mentors, funding partners, guest speakers, and more.
During the program, high school students learn the BEAM curriculum through the development of their own startups. The students design and develop self-driven, cross-curricular solutions to solve problems while being mentored by industry professionals from the community.
Upon successful completion of the BEAM curriculum, students have the opportunity to launch their startup or apply for internships, in areas such as finance, marketing, data analysis, and HR, at companies in the BEAM network.
BEAM’s Board of Directors and Advisory Committee are comprised of educators, entrepreneurs, industry experts, program alumni, and community leaders, who all come together with the common goal of revolutionizing high school education.
As a school program at numerous high schools around the world and a California 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, BEAM is always looking for help to deliver a superior high school business education experience to our students. Whether you are an industry expert looking to give back to education or just a parent interested in what their child is doing, we would love to have your assistance.
BEAM thrives on its extensive network of partner companies that provide mentors, internships, and more.
BEAM is always looking for enthusiastic business experts to serve as mentors to students, guest speakers on curriculum topics, or helping plan and run events.