Young Enterprise Scheme


Development Days are held in both Albany and Palmerston North, showcasing innovation and engineering at Massey University. These production days are very targeted.

A maximum of 50 contestable places at each D-Day from senior secondary students who must apply on the below application form.

Morning sessions consist of 3 half hour sessions on Prototyping, Packaging and Solidworks. Breakout sessions for hands on experience in these 3 areas.

Lunch is provided by Massey Engineering.

Afternoon is a one-on-one mentoring session.

Albany - Tuesday, 9th April
Palmerston North - Wednesday, 17th April

D-Day Application 2013 *** Applications now closed***

if you have difficulty with the form, please email Fiona Falconer for assistance.

Questions and Answers

Massey University Young Enterprise Support

Methods Resource Kit for YES


Production Podcast
Full interview with Tom Robertson



Registrations open



Students form companies and decide on directorships




Regional E-Days


Late Feb - March

“Early bird” company registration prize draw


Thursday 28 March



Friday 29 - Mon 1


Albany D-day


Tuesday 9th April

Palmerston North D-day


Wednesday 17th April

Enterprise in Action applications due


Friday 19 April

Term 1 Ends Friday 19 April




Term 2 Begins Monday 6 May




YE Exam registrations open


Monday 6 May

Ministry of Pacific Island Affairs Seed Fund apllications due




Dragons Den – oral pitch
(date advised by regional coordinator)



“Enterprise in Action” event


15 - 18 June


Term 2 Ends  Friday 12 July


Term 3 Begins Monday 29 July


YE Exam Case Studies arrive at schools



Fairfax Media NZ Business Hall of Fame


Wednesday 31 July

Promotions and Sales activities




YE Exam


Wednesday 14 August

Regional Trade Fairs
(date advised by regional coordinator)

Aug – September


Business Plan Reviewss sent to Young Enterprise Trust office, Wellington
(to arrive by 5 pm )


Friday 27 September


Term 3 ends Friday 27 September




Term 4 Begins Monday 14 October




YES Exam results announced




Regional Awards
(date advised by regional co-ordinator)


21 Oct  – 1 Nov

December National Awards Competition and Gala Dinner


Wednesday 11  December


Term 4 Ends Wednesday 18 December




Contact SEAT
Phone +64 6 350 5526
Fax: +64 6 350 5604

School of Engineering and Advanced Technology
College of Sciences
Massey University
Private Bag 11 222
Palmerston North

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