JA Barracuda Bowl Entrepreneurship Challenge
Featuring: JA Company Program
JA Company Program empowers high school students to fill a need or solve a problem in their community and teaches them practical skills required to conceptualize, capitalize, and manage their own business venture. (Grades 9-12)
Winning teams qualify to compete nationally in Washington D.C.!
Student Teams compete for the coveted Delaware JA Company of the Year Title and also explore career opportunities with a variety of Delaware employers.
Did you know that...
Student-run JA Companies take place in and out of school
Students from each county in Delaware compete for start-up funds
Several school stores have migrated to the JA Company Program model
Square enables online retail sales and increased revenue
JA Company Program uses lean start-up methodology to impart critical life skills and business acumen to participating students
2014 National Student Leadership Summit
Nearly 100 teen entrepreneurs, three days in Washington, D.C. Junior Achievement's top student companies talk about competing for the 2014 National JA Company of the Year title.
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