Business Blastoff Challenge


Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Hosted by Florida Tech

Junior Achievement of the Space Coast is once again pleased to be offering the Business Blastoff Challenge to high school students across Brevard County. With tens of thousands of scholarships at stake, not to mention invaluable experience in marketing, presenting, and defending their business plans developed in the JA Be Entrepreneurial program, this program is a great way to reward your students for their hard work and ingenuity!

Brevard County high school students develop the essential components of a business plan and, if selected by their teacher or program adviser, have the opportunity to compete in the JASC Business Blastoff Challenge. Brevard’s top entrepreneurs offer young entrepreneurs additional feedback and guidance from as they develop their business –and the chance to win cash scholarships!

In 2016, first prize team members will received $2,500 cash (open) scholarship sponsored and presented by the Balda Family Foundation AND $12,000 annually renewable scholarships to Florida Tech for each team member. Second place team members received $1500 cash (open) scholarship sponsored by Starkey Wealth Management & Brighthouse AND $10,000 annually renewable scholarships to Florida Tech for each team member. Third place team members received $500 cash (open) scholarship sponsored by Florida Power and Light.

You can read more about the 2016 challenge at the link below:

Florida Today Article

Sponsorship opportunities are available! Please contact JASC at: or (321) 777-0982.

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