Junior Achievement of Northern New England aims to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. In addition to our hands-on, life-changing programs, we hope to provide students with resources to help empower them for the future.
Upcoming JA Student Programs:
JA Summer Institute - August 5-9, 2019
Join up to 50 high school students at MIT in Cambridge, MA to ignite your entrepreneurial spirit, explore career options, learn about personal finance, network with business leaders, and collaborate with peers from different schools in the Greater Boston Area. Each day will run from 8:30am-3:00pm. This program is FREE! Click here to apply by June 27th. Applicants will be notified of their status by July 1st. Check out our JA Summer Institute video from last year!
JA Company Program - January-May 2020
Developed by Junior Achievement of Northern New England, JA Company Program is an after-school program where highly motivated high school students explore the world of business by forming and managing their own company. To learn more about this program, click here or please email Val Brooks.
Scholarship Opportunities and JA Partners' Programs:
Stephen G. Sullivan Scholarship
Attention high school seniors: for the first time ever the Sullivan Scholarship is $10,000! Any high school senior who has completed a JA program and is the first generation in your family to go to college or English is not your first language is eligible to apply. The deadline is Friday May 17, 2019. Click here for all details and to apply today!
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