$20 Boss is an immersive entrepreneurship program, designed by the Foundation for Young Australians. $20 Boss highlights the importance of business and enterprise skills for the Australian economy and for building a resilient society, not only to students, but to their parents or guardians as well.
Students use $20 of start-up capital to create, launch and operate their venture over the course of a school term. Teachers are supported through a comprehensive toolkit that enables end-to-end delivery in the classroom, . All materials are aligned to the Australian Curriculum. The $20 Boss program is the largest entrepreneurship program in Australia. In just three years over 27,750 students across Australia in over 500 secondary schools have participated.