• APPLICATION DUE DATE: May 8, 2022 (11:59pm Pacific Time)
  • Jan Bell-Irving Award for Women's Leadership - $2,500

    This award’s purpose is to inspire and encourage young women to lead at the highest levels, with heart. It recognizes a female Junior Achiever who demonstrates the ambition to lead and the ability to do so with collaboration and kindness.

    To be eligible for this award, you must:

    ⦿ Be Female in Grade 10, 11 or 12
    ⦿ Have participated in JA Company Program, JA Titan (prior to 2020) or JA Be Entrepreneurial
    ⦿ Have demonstrated leadership skills
  • Requirements

    Candidates must:

    ⦿ Not have received this award previously
    ⦿ Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
    ⦿ Complete the online application in full: This includes submitting two letters of recommendation from a teacher (preferably from the applicant’s JA teacher, counsellor, or post-secondary professor/ instructor); an updated resume; & a media consent form
    ⦿ Display proficient written and oral communication skills
    ⦿ Be prepared to attend a brief interview in person or by phone
    ⦿ Provide a signed statement indicating how the funds will be used before they are released by JABC