JA OF WISCONSIN IN the Dane County Area
2800 Royal Ave, Suite 207
Monona, WI 53713
The Junior Achievement office in Madison is one of 12 area offices in the state. Governed by a local board of directors comprised of business and community leaders, the Dane County Area is serving nearly 7,000 students in over 300 classrooms in Dane, Sauk, Columbia, Dodge, Iowa, and Jefferson counties.
Dane County Events
Junior Achievement of Wisconsin hosts many events across the state designed to recognize partners, increase awareness of its mission and raise funds to teach students about entrepreneurship, global workforce readiness, and personal financial literacy. Find out more about these activities and the ways you can be involved.
Athletes to Entrepreneurs & JA Executive Business Challenge
Join us for Junior Achievement's Executive Business Challenge featuring JA Titan, a hands-on computer-simulated business strategy tournament where community business leaders team up to compete in a business scenario to run a business and sell a product.
JA Business Challenge
Business Challenge is a one-day event where high school students (grades 9-12) from around the area compete for scholarships. Using an online simulator, JA Titan, this exciting business strategy tournament puts the student's business knowledge to the test. "Companies" of two students, each mentored by one business representative, compete against one another to manufacture and market a product.
There are 2 scholarships available to students in Dane County:
1. Vernon J. Hellenbrand Memorial Scholarship
This annual award is given to two deserving applicants who are seniors in high school anywhere in Dane County. Applicants must be eligible for admission to an accredited technical school, college or university where they will pursue coursework toward an Associate's or Bachelor's Degree in business, finance or entrepreneurship.
Vernon J. Hellenbrand Scholarship Application Deadline: March 30, 2019
2. Lyda M. Locke Scholarship
This annual award is given to up to two deserving applicants who are seniors in high school anywhere in Dane County. Applicants must be eligible for admission to an accredited technical school, college or university where they will pursue coursework toward an Associate's or Bachelor's Degree in business, finance or banking. Applicants must have participated in at least one Junior Achievement high school class program.
Lyda M. Locke Scholarship Application Deadline: April 30, 2019
For questions, contact the Junior Achievement of Wisconsin in the Dane County area office at DaneCounty@jawis.org.
Dane County Area Board of Directors
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Thank you for supporting Junior Achievement. Your support provides more students with the power to own their own potential. Donate online below or mail your check payable to "Junior Achievement" to:
Junior Achievement - Dane County Area
2501 West Beltline Hwy
c/o Wipfli, Suite 401
Madison, WI 53713
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