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Jun 24, 2015, 10:15 ET Junior Achievement USA and the Association of Latino Professionals For America Join Forces to Prepare Youth for Career Success

Junior Achievement USA® (JA) and ALPFA, Inc. (the Association of Latino Professionals For America) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)...


Jun 24, 2015, 10:15 ET Junior Achievement USA y la Asociación de Profesionales Latinos para Estados Unidos unen fuerzas para preparar a los jóvenes para el éxito profesional

Junior Achievement USA® (JA) y ALPFA, Inc. (la Asociación de Profesionales Latinos para Estados Unidos) firmaron hoy un Memorándum de Entendimiento...


Jun 10, 2015, 10:00 ET American Honda Finance Corporation Sponsors Junior Achievement to Promote Teen Financial Literacy

Junior Achievement USA® (JA) announced today a sponsorship from American Honda Finance Corporation (AHFC) to redevelop the JA Personal Finance®...


May 27, 2015, 08:10 ET The Number Of Teens Seeking Summer Employment Expected To Rise Sharply In 2015

A national survey of teens by Junior Achievement USA (JA) found that 61 percent of 13-17 year-olds plan to get a summer job this year, sharply...


Mar 25, 2015, 11:45 ET Survey Reveals Disconnect Between Teens' And Parents' Views On Paying For College And Other Personal Finance Topics

Junior Achievement USA® (JA) and The Allstate Foundation released today surprising findings from the annual Teens & Personal Finance Survey, which...


Oct 15, 2014, 10:14 ET Junior Achievement USA® Releases Education Summit Findings On Preparing Youth For The Workforce

Junior Achievement USA®, the leading nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering young people to own their economic success, has just published a...


Sep 16, 2014, 10:00 ET Junior Achievement Partners With Taco Bell Foundation For Teens To Prepare Teens Across U.S. For Graduation And Workforce

Junior Achievement USA® and Taco Bell® Foundation for Teens™ today announced a new partnership designed to arm high school students with the tools...


Sep 03, 2014, 10:00 ET New "JA Company Program" Gives Teens 21st Century Entrepreneurial Experience

Junior Achievement USA®, in partnership with The Hartford, today unveils its reimagined JA Company Program®, to provide aspiring teen entrepreneurs...


Jun 25, 2014, 11:00 ET ManpowerGroup CEO Jonas Prising Receives Junior Achievement's Albert E. Suter Award For Exceptional Leadership

Junior Achievement USA has honored Jonas Prising, ManpowerGroup CEO, with the Albert E. Suter Award for Exceptional Leadership. The award was...


Jun 19, 2014, 10:17 ET Teen Entrepreneurs Of Ruff it Up Named "JA Company of the Year" At 2014 Junior Achievement National Student Leadership Summit

On Wednesday, June 18, at Washington, D.C.'s Ronald Reagan International Center, the teen entrepreneurs of Ruff it Up representing Junior Achievement ...


Apr 09, 2014, 08:00 ET New Survey Reveals Gender Gap Among Teens Planning To Attend College

Junior Achievement USA® (JA) and The Allstate Foundation's 2014 Teens & Personal Finance Survey reveals a gender gap among teenagers' views and...


Mar 05, 2014, 10:00 ET Junior Achievement Recognizes 39 Organizations With U.S. President's Volunteer Service Awards

At its quarterly Board of Directors meeting held earlier today, Junior Achievement USA® announced that 39 organizations will receive 2012-2013 U.S....


Nov 19, 2013, 10:00 ET Nation's Largest Peer-to-Peer Entrepreneurship Education Effort Launched to Help America's High School Students

Junior Achievement USA (JA) and the YEC Foundation announced today the launch of the largest peer-to-peer entrepreneurship effort in the nation to...


Oct 07, 2013, 10:00 ET Junior Achievement And T. Rowe Price Foundation Launch New Web Portal To Boost Kids' Money Confidence

Junior Achievement and T. Rowe Price have partnered to develop a new web portal, available at moneyconfidentkids.com/ja, designed to serve as a go-to ...


Aug 20, 2013, 10:00 ET Junior Achievement Launches New High School Work-readiness Program To Help Close Workforce Skills Gap

Junior Achievement USA® today launched a new high school program, JA Career Success™, to help close the workforce skills gap. The program was...


Mar 06, 2013, 08:00 ET Junior Achievement Recognizes 33 Organizations With U.S. President's Volunteer Service Awards

At its quarterly Board of Directors meeting held earlier today in New York City, Junior Achievement USA® presented 2011-2012 U.S. President's...


Feb 12, 2013, 08:00 ET Gift from MassMutual to Facilitate Junior Achievement Programs Across the Nation

Junior Achievement USA® (JA) today announced a $121,500 gift from Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) that will help deliver...


Nov 01, 2012, 10:00 ET Junior Achievement USA And Teach For America Announce National Partnership To Share Expertise, Expand Educational Opportunity For Students

Junior Achievement USA® (JA) and Teach For America today announced a new national partnership. The collaboration will tap into the expertise of both...


Oct 24, 2012, 08:00 ET Jobs, Economy and Education Top Concerns of Teens This Election, New Survey Finds

According to a new national survey of teens, adults are not the only ones worried about jobs, the economy and education during this presidential...


Aug 09, 2012, 02:45 ET Youth From Around the World Face Off in Final Round of Global Entrepreneurship Challenge

Junior Achievement Worldwide® (JA Worldwide), in partnership with MasterCard (NYSE: MA), presented the final round of the Global JA Titan Challenge...


Aug 07, 2012, 08:36 ET Junior Achievement of Southeast Texas Teens Win the 2012 FedEx Access Award

At the 2012 U.S. Junior Achievement Company of the Year competition held last week in Washington, D.C., student-run company Undefined won the annual...


Jul 24, 2012, 08:00 ET Junior Achievement Operations Win International Awards for Innovation

Eight Junior Achievement (JA) operations won 2012 MetLife Foundation Entrepreneurial Awards, including grants of $25,000 for outstanding innovation...


Apr 11, 2012, 05:00 ET New National Survey Shows Nearly Forty Percent Drop in Teen Confidence About Their Financial Futures

A new study from Junior Achievement USA and The Allstate Foundation revealed that only 56 percent of teens 14-18 years old think they will be as...


Mar 14, 2012, 08:00 ET Junior Achievement Recognizes 20 Corporate Partners With U.S. President's Volunteer Service Awards

At its quarterly Board of Directors meeting held earlier today, Junior Achievement USA® presented 2010-2011 U.S. President's Volunteer Service Awards ...


Mar 07, 2012, 08:00 ET New National Poll: Majority of Teens Would Consider Giving Up Dream Job for Higher Salary

According to a new national survey of teens, less than half (43 percent) are "very confident" they will someday have their dream job, and a...