Junior Achievement is a non profit organization that brings the real world to students through hands-on curriculum delivered by a trained classroom volunteer. Our programs inspire and prepare young people around the world for success in a global economy by teaching them the key concepts of workforce readiness, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy.
Junior Achievement of Abilene is pleased to offer scholarships to qualified high school seniors who have participated in a Junior Achievement program during high school.
To be considered for a scholarship under current selection procedures, a candidate:
1. Must have completed a Junior Achievement program during high school in the Abilene area.
2. Must have submitted this application (complete with a high school transcript and SAT/ACT scores) no later than May 15, 2020.
3. Must have GPA of 3.0 or higher throughout high school.
4. Finalists must participate in an interview with the JA Scholarship committee.
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