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Student Company GrowGreen wins two Awards at the Largest Student Entrepreneurship Competition in Europe

GrowGreen, a Student Company from the English School Nicosia, represented Cyprus at the Company of the Year Competition organized by Junior Achievement Europe, which took place in Brussels between 11 and 13 July 2017. Over 200 students, representing 37 student-teams, gathered in Brussels to celebrate the top JA companies from across Europe. The 2-day competition […]

GROW GREEN is Company of the Year 2017

On Friday, 28 April 2017, Junior Achievement Cyprus hosted the 2017 Company of the Year Competition Finale and Award Ceremony, which took place at Royal Hall, Nicosia. The Finale and Award Ceremony, attended by over 350 guests, represented the culmination of the efforts of over 380 students, aged 15-18, who created and ran their own […]

Apply for Your Entrepreneurial Skills Pass!

Dearest students don’t miss this opportunity! We strongly encourage you to register for the Entrepreneurial Skills Pass Certificate (ESP).  ESP is an international qualification that certifies that a young person has had a real entrepreneurship experience and has gained the necessary knowledge, skills and competences to start a business or to be successfully employed. Successful […]

Entrepreneurship Day at Pre-Apprenticeship School

On May 11 and 12 the students of the Preparatory Apprenticeship Schools in Nicosia and Limassol had the opportunity to participate in an entrepreneurship workshop organized by Junior Achievement Cyprus. The program was implemented with the financial support of MetLife Cyprus Ltd and MetLife Foundation USA. MetLife employees assisted the student teams as mentors and […]

JA Cyprus ‘More than Money’ Programme Successfully Implemented in Primary Schools for Second Consecutive Year

The Junior Achievement Cyprus ‘More than Money’ programme was successfully implemented for a second consecutive year. The programme is sponsored and supported by the Association of Cyprus Banks and under the aegis of the Ministry of Education and Culture. This year, more than 400 students from 20 6th grade classes from 8 schools around Cyprus […]

Over 380 student entrepreneurs took part at the 3rd Company Programme Trade Fair organized by Junior Achievement Cyprus

On March 25th & 26th, the 3rd Company Programme Trade Fair organized by Junior Achievement Cyprus, took place at The Mall of Cyprus, Nicosia. During the Fair, over 380 student entrepreneurs, aged 15-18, from all over Cyprus, representing 50 student companies, successfully showcased and sold their innovative products and services. At this time the Jury […]

3rd Annual JA Cyprus Trade Fair 2017

On Saturday, 25 and Sunday, 26 March, 2017, Junior Achievement Cyprus is organizing its third Company Programme Trade Fair, which will take place from 15:00 – 19:00 [ 25 March] and 11:00 -15:00 [26 March], at The Mall of Cyprus, Nicosia. The event will be open to Mall visitors and anyone interested in discovering the entrepreneurial […]

VACANCY: Part-Time Content & Social Media Manager

Junior Achievement Cyprus (JA Cyprus) is seeking to hire a Content and Social Media Manager on a part-time, freelance basis. Summary The part-time Content & Social Media Manager is a highly motivated, creative individual with experience and a passion for connecting with current and future students as well as the general public, in order to […]


Last month, our partner CYTA successfully organised a master class on “The Power of Social Media: How to Best Use Social Media to Boost Your Company”, which was attended by nearly 100 Junior Achievers. During the event, CYTA unveiled a new competition whereby students taking part in the Company Programme are able to compete for […]

Press Conference: Meet the Young Entrepreneurs of the Future!

On Friday, 27 January 2017, Junior Achievement (JA) Cyprus, the leading entrepreneurship education programme provider in Cyprus, organised a press conference, announcing the launch of the fourth consecutive year of its signature high school “Company Programme”, as well as the second year of the primary school programme, “More than Money”. The press conference took place […]