Young Enterprise Scheme

Young EnterpriseChartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) have been supporting Young Enterprise for ten years. Their flagship programme The Lion Foundation Young Enterprise Scheme (YES) is an experiential programme designed for year 12-13 students in New Zealand, and provides them the opportunity to set up and run their own business.


To celebrate ten years of support, we are offering Young Enterprise teams the chance to win an hours' worth of mentoring support from a senior member of staff from CA ANZ and one of ten $100 Prezzy card prizes that can be used towards their Young Enterprise businesses.

To enter, complete the form with your details and in 100 words or less tell us the one thing you would ask a business mentor and why you would ask it.

This competition is exclusive to 2018 YES participants and the prize must be used towards a YES business. Winners will be announced each Friday from 24 August 2018 - 21 September 2018.

Follow the link below to enter and for more details.

About the Programme

The programme can be delivered as part of the school curriculum or as an add-on option. YES can also be used to delivered Business Studies Achievement Standards at Levels 2 and 3.

Through this programme, students will:

  • Learn about business planning and operations
  • Develop a range of personal and business skills
  • Consult with and create networks in their community

Visit the Young Enterprise website to find out more.

Hear from a previous YES student about her experience of completing the programme