JA-Amp! is a week-long day camp, for students ages 12-14 & 15-19 hosted in partnership with the MacPhee Centre for Creative Learning out of their location in Dartmouth, NS. 

This dynamic summer camp highlights creativity, innovation, entrepreneurship, and the arts. In addition to these inspiring themes activities will include swimming, team building, and outdoor exploration. The camp will combine fun and education! 

Dates: August 19th-23rd, 2019
Ages: 12-14 and 15-19
Registration Fee: FREE!
Register with MCCL Staff

Key Outcomes

In this program, students will:

  • Explore the exciting opportunities that are available at the intersection of art and entrepreneurship

  • Engage with and explore the Downtown Dartmouth community and the unique businesses based there

  • Develop and test an idea for a new business venture incorporating the development of a Business Model Canvas, learning to pitch, setting SMART goals and more

  • Explore potential career options with a focus on creativity and innovation and while preparing to join the workforce. 

  • Develop financial literacy skills  


We are thrilled to offer this incredible experience to youth for the summer months and to build on the wonderful partnership with the MacPhee Centre for Creative Learning.
— JA Nova Scotia Staff/MCCL Volunteer

Junior Achievement of Nova Scotia  |  201-1223 Lower Water Street
Halifax, NS | B3J 3S8
T. 902.454.4564  |  F. 902.454.4514  |  info@janovascotia.ca