Student Events

JA BizTown Summer Camp

JA BizTown Summer Camp is a dynamic, hands-on learning experience that engages students ages 10-14, exposing them to business, entrepreneurship, and financial planning. In addition to being a fun and exciting program, the camp focuses on workforce development, economic education and state-of-the-art experiential learning. Camp is open to students all over Oregon & SW Washington and beyond.


JA NLX is an immersive learning summer experience for 14-17 year olds. Participants bridge their personal interests and skills to plan for their future success. Participants will go on off-site visits, participate in competitions, explore careers, interact with business leaders and entrepreneurs, and develop the next-level performance characteristics to inspire and prepare them for success.

Stock Market Challenge

This Junior Achievement Stock Market Challenge brings the excitement of Wall Street to the Rose City! High School students participate in two volunteer-led classroom exercises that help them grasp the concepts they need to compete in the Stock Market Challenge. The event gives them a chance to practice those skills in a fun and dynamic environment

Careers in Gear

In partnership with Rogue Workforce, Junior Achievement helps to bring over 1,000 high school students together in one place to explore the incredible variety of career options in Southern Oregon and giving them tools to encourage their pursuit of careers in our region. Students will explore careers in our valley through interaction with businesses and workshops relating to workplace success and meet a wide variety of employees from the top industry sectors in our region. Students will be engaged before, during, and after the expo through their respective high schools to encourage continued career development.