Recent Topeka High graduate Miranda Figgs will be one of two Kansas students representing Youth Entrepreneurs at a national business plan competition. Youth Entrepreneurs is a year-long class that teaches business and entrepreneurial education to high school students. Miranda will compete in the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship competition this October in New York City. The top prize is $10,000.
Miranda, who will attend Washburn University, has her own business called LOL Knitting. Her primary product is specialized scarves. She has been operating the business for several years.