iCREATE: Creative Retail, Entrepreneurship, Apparel, & Technology Enrichment

 iCREATE provides an exciting pre-college summer program for teens interested in the building a

brand or company through fun, hands-on experiences, workshops, and projects. This intensive and

innovative program is for high school teens (ages 14-17), which are interested in launching their own

business, blog, brand, or website related to fashion, technology, or innovations available to

consumers.  iCREATE not only provides a college-like experience for teens, but also shows how to turn

a desire or passion to start your own business into a successful brand and career. Students,

educators, and industry professionals will provide an inside view to the many facets of the industry,

with hands-on learning experiences and projects. Space is limited to only 30 students!

Online registration is now open and more information can be found Here. If you are applying for the camp 

as a CREATE Foundation Scholarship recipient (Pontotoc, Lee, & Union counties), please change the amount 

to zero and do not complete the credit card authorization. You must follow-up with Ms. Sarah Thurmond 

to complete your registration at st1146@msstate.edu. For all other applicants a $100 deposit is required

to complete your registration and reserve your spot.


Date: Sunday, July 16, 2017 (All day) - Saturday, July 22, 2017 (All day)

Who is eligible: 

High School Students (ages 14-17). Those in Lee, Pontotoc, and Union counties may qualify for a fee waiver from the Toyota Create Foundation.

Type: Overnight Camp

Sponsoring Unit: 

School of Human Sciences and the College of Business Center for Entrepreneurship and Outreach


$595 includes room and board, meals, and supplies.


Dr. Charles Freeman

Assistant Professor, Fashion Design & Merchandising

School of Human Sciences

Box 9745

Mississippi State, MS 39762


(662) 325-1293 (office)