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The 2014 national awards and scholarships are now open!

NATIONAL   |   Dec 23, 2013

Junior Achievement builds on strong foundation of supporting Canadian students with launch of 2014 awards and scholarships   Toronto, ON, December 20, 2013 – Junior Achievement of Canada is excited to announce the 2014 awards and scholarships are now available to Canadian students. Junior Achievement students are eligible to apply for one of 10 awards and...

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Celebrating Junior Achievement of Canada volunteers on International Volunteer Day

NATIONAL   |   Dec 05, 2013

December 5, 2013 – During International Volunteer Day, Junior Achievement of Canada would like to thank the 14,681 volunteers who helped to support over 243,000 students across Canada last year.   International Volunteer Day is a global celebration of volunteers. It takes place every year on December 5 to shine a light on the impact of volunteer efforts...

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Youth financial literacy is the key to lifelong financial success

NATIONAL   |   Nov 01, 2013

- Over 30,000 Canadian students to participate in Junior Achievement’s financial literacy programs during Financial Literacy Month - Toronto, ON – November 1, 2013 – With an increasing focus on the importance of developing money management skills and habits, Junior Achievement of Canada is pleased to celebrate Financial Literacy Month with the delivery of...

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Junior Achievement of Canada recognizes outstanding volunteers

NATIONAL   |   Oct 04, 2013

Junior Achievement of Canada recognizes outstanding volunteers - Tim Manning and Gloria Murphy named H.E. Miskiman National Leadership Award recipients     To see past recipients of the award, click...

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Global students inspired to imagine what is possible at Junior Achievement’s Next Generation Leaders Forum

NATIONAL   |   Aug 11, 2013

Halifax, NS August 12, 2013 – Junior Achievement of Canada is excited to welcome over 125 global high school students to the annual Next Generation Leaders Forum, taking place at Saint Mary’s University on August 11-17. Next Generation Leaders Forum delegates will build on their leadership, creativity, team working and business skills as they face real-life...

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