Category: Innovation Jam

Kelowna Secondary School wins JABC Innovation Jam 2016 Grand Prize

March 7, 2016 – JA British Columbia (JABC) is pleased to announce that Kelowna Secondary School has been chosen Grand Prize Winner in the JABC Innovation Jam 2016! The student team’s winning business concept was Gardening to Give, a biodegradable gardening subscription box that would deliver local seeds and plants to homes.

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St. John’s School wins People’s Choice Award in 2016 JABC Innovation Jam YouTube video contest

January 26, 2916 – Congratulations to St. John’s School in Vancouver on winning the People’s Choice Award in the 2016 JABC Innovation Jam YouTube video contest! St. John’s School’s video garnered 1,321 likes during the 48-hour voting period.

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High School Students Pitch Business Ideas at JABC Innovation Jam 2016

January 19, 2016 – On Monday, January 18, 2016, 116 high school students from across British Columbia came together at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel in downtown Vancouver for a day of innovative thinking and business competition at the JA British Columbia (JABC) third annual Innovation Jam.

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Junior Achievement of British Columbia Inducts Three Business Leaders and Ten Pioneer Leaders into Hall of Fame

May 21, 2015 – Over 700 BC business leaders and special guests gathered at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver on Wednesday May 20th for the induction of the province’s three newest business laureates into the Business Hall of Fame.

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Windsor Secondary School wins 2015 People’s Choice Award following JABC Innovation Jam 2015

February 25, 2015 – Junior Achievement of British Columbia (JABC) is pleased to announce that the winner of the 2015 People’s Choice Award is Windsor Secondary School from North Vancouver!

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High School Students Pitch their Social Enterprise Ideas at JABC Innovation Jam 2015

January 21, 2015 – On Monday, January 19, 2015, 120 high school students from across British Columbia came together at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel in downtown Vancouver for a day of creative thinking and competition at JA British Columbia’s annual JABC Innovation Jam.

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Junior Achievement Announces Grant from SAP Canada to Support Entrepreneurism in BC’s Youth

June 9, 2014 – JABC is pleased to announce a grant has been received from SAP Canada in the amount of $15,000 to support business education programs for youth across BC.

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Sa-Hali Secondary Team Wins Provincial Grand Prize

May 28, 2014 – A student team from Sa-Hali Secondary in Kamloops has been awarded the Grand Prize award for their participation in Junior Achievement of British Columbia’s first-ever JABC Innovation Jam event.

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Chartered Professional Accountants Support Business Education for Youth

January 29, 2014 – JABC is pleased to announce that Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) has made a generous donation in support of JABC Innovation Jam and JA Titan.

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Students Pitch Green Business Ideas at JABC’s Innovation Jam, Hosted by Junior Achievement of British Columbia

January 22, 2014 – 120 students from 20 schools across BC came together for a day of creative thinking and competition at JABC’s first ever JABC Innovation Jam. The workshop and competition challenged and inspired grade 11 and 12 students to THINK BIG about creating the innovative businesses of tomorrow.

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