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.
Making Sense of COVID-19 JA Resources:
Online Video Resources:
The Importance of Taxes Video Hosted by: Brandon Claye, of EY
Public Speaking Hosted by Michael Smith
Delivering a Good Pitch Hosted by Michael Smith
The Value of Networking Hosted by: Aaron Alley, of Dimensional Fund Advisors
More videos to come!
Upcoming JA Student Programs:
JA Virtual Summer Institute - August 4th & August 5th
Join high school students for 2 days in August to ignite your entrepreneurial spirit, explore career options, learn about personal finance, network with business leaders, and collaborate with peers from different schools. The deadline to apply was Monday, July 6th and is now closed. Applicants will learn about their status by Monday, July 13th. Please email Sue Ung for any questions.
- Dates: Tuesday, August 4th & Wednesday, 5th
- Time: 9am – 11am
- Platform: Zoom
JA Company Program - December 2020 - April 2021
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.
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