Scholarships and Opportunities

Through the generosity of our sponsors and partners, the following scholarship opportunities are available to JA students. Additional opportunities are available through JA USA; visit their web site for more details.

Babson College
Babson College, the top-ranked entrepreneurship college in the U.S., is offering a scholarship valued at $20,000 per year for four years to applicants who have participated in Junior Achievement. Submission deadline for consideration is January 2, 2019. Learn more.

Voya Financial Signature Scholarship Program
Voya Scholars provides scholarships for students interested in business or finance degrees and who are currently working toward or ready to pursue an academic degree or financial certification. Included are both scholarship and mentoring awards. Only students who participated in Voya-funded programs are eligible. Learn more.

Joe Francomano Scholarship
High school students with academic achievement, leadership skills, JA involvement and financial need are invited to apply for this scholarship. Recipients may use the award to pay for education expenses at any accredited post-secondary educational institution for any field of study resulting in a baccalaureate degree. The Achievement Foundation established this scholarship to honor past JA visionary Joe Francomano. The foundation provides an annual award of $5,000 per year for up to four years. Download the application, or contact Stacie Fieth (JA USA) at sfieth@ja.org for more information.

S P Jain Scholarships
S P Jain, one of Asia’s leading business schools, is offering scholarships to high potential students for its admission to its Global Bachelor of Business Administration Program. They are looking for students interested in studying abroad for four years; two years in Singapore,one year in Sydney, and one year in Dubai.

Qualifications:

  • Applicants must complete an online, one-hour aptitude test;
  • Students must achieve a 32 predicted score on the IB Diploma, or have a high GPA
  • If qualified, students will have a performance interview and provide their academic record, including personal achievements/involvements in their community

Scholarships from S P Jain can be awarded from 25% to a full 100% tuition waiver. The registration fee is $2,000 and other fees may include airfares, visas, etc. For more information, visit their web site.

Social Innovation Relay

High school students are invited to participate in the second annual Social Innovation Relay, a global online challenge where students will compete to represent the United States. Students will create a socially innovative solution to a societal issue of their choice. Participation is free and the winning US and International teams will win prizes from the Social Innovative Relay partner, HP. For more information, email mkelley@janorcal.org or visit their web site.