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Ballakermeen High School team Gravity wins Student Company of the Year 2019

A team from Ballakermeen High school has won the Junior Achievement Student Company of the Year 2019 award, sponsored by HSBC in the Isle of Man. Over the last seven…

Next Big Thing judges ‘ama-ZED’ by 11-year-olds’ originality

ZED – three 11-year-old boys, Zac Colligon, Ethan Whyley and David Livesey – have been voted the Next Big Thing 2019. The boys impressed the judges and delighted a packed…

TAXING TRAINING SESSIONS AHEAD FOR JA FUNDRAISING SUPPORTER

KPMG director Simon Nicholas is exchanging his business brogues for walking boots and starting training sessions ahead of taking part in a 10-day trek in Vietnam in October to raise…

Appleby Academy 2018/19 winner announced

Drew Fleming of Castle Rushen High School wins summer placement at Appleby Drew Fleming has been announced as the winner of the Appleby Academy 2018/19, earning a 10-week paid summer…

HSBC supports Isle of Man Junior Achievement Company Programme for three years

Students from every high school in the Isle of Man will be able to learn how to take a business idea from concept to reality and develop their entrepreneurial skills…

Join local charity on adventure of a lifetime

Manx charity Junior Achievement is inviting you to join them on an adventure of a lifetime in 2019, a fundraising trek in Vietnam. The 10-day Pu Luong trek includes six…

3,000 students set to benefit from financial education thanks to a grant

More than 3,000 students in the Isle of Man are set to benefit from continued financial education in the classroom thanks to a grant from the Scheinberg family. In 2011…

Appleby Academy Student Blog

Appleby Academy student blog Written by 2018 student, Caitlin Collister The Appleby Academy has been running in the Isle of Man since 2012 in conjunction with local charity Junior Achievement….

Sue Cook (Junior Achievement), Katie Nicholson (Bridge Angel Network), John Garland (SPARK Impact) – Callum Dentith, Mikey Makin and Andrew Gomersall from Flux.

Perfect pitch: JA Company Programme student team win ISLEXPO 2018 Pitch It! first prize

Flux, the student team from Queen Elizabeth II High School who took third place in Junior Achievement’s Company of the Year competition in March, have won first prize in the…