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JA Inspire Virtual Career Expo 2021

Junior Achievement is bringing JA Inspire Virtual to New Jersey!

Event Completed!

When: Thursday, May 20, 2021 - Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Where: Virtual Event
Time: 8:00 AM ET
JA Inspire Virtual Career Expo is Junior Achievement’s capstone career development program for 7th – 12th grade students brought to life by New Jersey employers. Using virtual technology, the Inspire Virtual Expo features a mega online career event filled with 100 local business exhibits providing downloadable career information and exhibitor videos.

The Expo takes place in a rich virtual environment that mimics the dynamics of a physical live event, including a virtual lobby, information booth, auditorium for presentations, and halls with booths and sponsors. Within the virtual experience, students attend webinars and presentations, explore career booths, and interact with career speakers & industry experts.

Available at no cost to NJ schools, JA Inspire Virtual is adaptable for in-class or remote learning.
Virtual Career Expo Highlights:
• 100 local career exhibits sorted by career cluster.
• Downloadable career information and on-the-job videos.
• Live Q&A chat with industry leaders and experts (May 20 only) at virtual career booths.
• Virtual swag bag allows students to save what interests them.
• Online software is compatible with multiple devices: computers, tablets, mobile phones.
• Gamification and leaderboard adds fun and increases student engagement.

More Program Highlights:
• All materials are provided by JA and meet NJSLS 9: CLKS (Career Readiness, Life Literacies, and Key Skills).
• Teachers receive custom reports with post-event data on student activities after the Virtual Expo (using aliases provided by JA).
• Optional pre-expo activities may be teacher-delivered or student self-guided.
• Extended student access – online access open to students until August 18, 2021!
• Accessible for summer schools, organizations & camps beyond the traditional school year.

For more information about registering your school or district, contact Stephanie Karpowicz, VP of Programs & Operations:


Presenting Sponsors

Logo for NJM Insurance Group
Logo for Sanofi

Platinum Sponsors

Logo for Allstate
Logo for Bayway Refinery
Logo for Chick-fil-A
Logo for CNA
Logo for Colliers
Logo for Investors Bank
Logo for Kearny Bank
Logo for Quest Diagnostics
Logo for UPS

Gold Sponsors

Logo for Citizens Bank
Logo for Deloitte
Logo for Franklin Templeton
Logo for Genmab
Logo for New Jersey Resources
Logo for NJ State Police
Logo for NJCCIC
Logo for US Army
Logo for Williams

Silver Sponsors

Logo for AIG
Logo for Bayshore Recycling
Logo for BMS
Logo for ETS
Logo for Fidelity Investments
Logo for Holman ARI
Logo for HSBC
Logo for IBEW 269
Logo for Johnson and Johnson
Logo for L'Oreal
Logo for Lockheed Martin
Logo for nrg
Logo for Prudential
Logo for Selective Insurance
Logo for SJI
Logo for TD Charitable Foundation

Media Partners

Logo for NJ Advance Media / Star Ledger
Logo for NJ Business Magazine
Logo for NJPBS (NJTV)

Become a Sponsor!

Sponsorships for these events are critical for Junior Achievement to continue providing life-changing programs to students in our community. These programs are delivered at no cost to students. You can make a difference in the lives of these students by participating in this world-class event! Contact us to get more information on how to sponsor a JA Event!

Need More Information? Fill out the form to contact Stephanie Karpowicz


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