FRIDAY, 26 April 2023, 15:00 – 19:00


Discover the 10 Finalists Student Companies and watch them pitching live on stage.  


You are cordially invited to the final competition and award ceremony of the “JA Cyprus Company of the Year 2024.” This annual competition, organized for the 11th consecutive year by Junior Achievement Cyprus, will take place on Friday, April 26, 2024, from 15:00 pm to 19:00 pm at Royall Hall in Nicosia.


During the event, the 10 finalists – out of the 44 student companies that reached the final stage of the Company Programme, the Trade Fair – will pitch their entrepreneurial ideas to the esteemed jury committee in an attempt to secure the title of the JA Cyprus Company of the Year 2024. The winning team will travel to Catania, Sicily in July 2024 to represent Cyprus at the JA Europe GEN-E Festival.


Apart from the main title of JA Cyprus Company of the Year, and the first and second runner-up awards, the student entrepreneurs will receive signature awards for their achievements in key areas of entrepreneurial activities. The most innovative product/service, social responsibility, the best branding and communication strategy, the best-selling product/service, the best logo, and the best company report, are some of the special awards that will be offered to JA Cyprus’ highly-talented students.


Through the Company Programme, students, aged 15-18, are offered the opportunity to learn through experience how to take a business idea, from concept to actuality, by forming and running their own real companies for a whole academic year. The programme aims at equipping students with the necessary knowledge, skills and competencies necessary for a successful professional career in a globalized economy.


JA Cyprus is supported by the following:


  • Strategic Sponsor:PwC Cyprus
  • Partners:MetLife, ECOMMBX
  • Supporters:The University of Nicosia, Ministry of Energy, Commerce and Industry, Research & Innovation Foundation
  • Institutional Partner:Ministry of Education, Sports, and Youth
  • Media Sponsor: Mix FM


JA Cyprus (www.jacyprus.org) is a member of Junior Achievement Worldwide, the world’s largest non-profit organisation dedicated to educating students on entrepreneurship, work readiness, and financial literacy skills through experiential, hands-on programmes.

For more information visit the JA Cyprus website at www.jacyprus.org   or contact Marios Kakouris at 99203701 or via email at  info@jacyprus.org.