JA Company Program Photo Credit: JA Canada

JA Company Program
Photo Credit: JA Canada

Company Program Sponsor

In Company Program, students discover the risks and rewards of starting a business; solve actual business challenges; explore business ethics; and foster positive relationships with team members and external stakeholders.

Company Program takes students through the entire business cycle from start-up to liquidation. The program inspires students to understand the role of business in our society by creating an enterprise of their own. Students work within the structures of the Canadian economic system to see the opportunities for the next generation of successful start-ups. The program is curriculum linked and can be delivered by qualified business volunteers after-school or in-school.

In-School Program

  • Facilitated by teachers
  • 12 week program

After-School Program

  • Volunteer advisors to serve as mentors
  • Students have access to awards and scholarships
  • Students participate in Regional and Provincial Pitch it competitions
  • 18 week program

Return on Investment

  • Direct impact on student learning
  • Knowledge mobilization
  • Real-world experience for today’s youth
  • Developing and investing Nova Scotia’s next generation of leaders
  • Inspiring students to build their future businesses in Nova Scotia

Please contact Shakara Joseph for more details:
sjoseph@janovascotia.ca
902.454.4564 ext 109

 
2013 Pitch It Provincial Winners: Tea Works Photo Credit: Rebecca Clarke Emotive Photography, rebeccaclarke.ca

2013 Pitch It Provincial Winners: Tea Works
Photo Credit: Rebecca Clarke Emotive Photography, rebeccaclarke.ca


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