Young Achievement Australia was one of the best programs Australia has ever seen for youth entrepreneurship. It served over 180,000 students between 1977 - 2009 as part of the Junior Achievement network and we are excited to revive and expand on this legacy. Junior Achievement Australia (JA Australia) is the world’s largest Non-Profit dedicated to addressing fundamental social and economic issues through youth entrepreneurship.
With more than 100 member countries, the JA Worldwide network is powered by over 470,000 volunteers and mentors from all sectors of society, reaching more than 10 million young people around the world every year.
JA is the world’s largest organisation educating students about entrepreneurship, work readiness and financial literacy through experiential, hands-on programs.
We share their passion for excellence, respect their talents and creativity, celebrate their honesty and integrity, harness their desire or collaboration, and create opportunities for hands-on learning.
To help young people understand the business of life in partnership with business and educators. We bring the real world to students, opening their minds to their potential and preparing them for the workplace.
We are passionate about empowering young people, motivating and preparing them to be the leaders of the next generation.