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JA Innovation Challenge Regional Competition

Event Completed!

When: Friday, April 29, 2022
Where: Ivy Tech Community College
Time: 7:30 AM CT
JA Innovation Challenge is an opportunity for high school students to strengthen their entrepreneurial skills by developing a start-up enterprise and business plan with the opportunity to compete for a place in our Regional JA Innovation Challenge pitch competition in April 2022.

Students learn how to conduct market research, identify and leverage competitive advantages, as well as learn problem-solving, critical thinking, business strategy, and the importance of working as a team. Local entrepreneurs and business executives serve as judges for the competition in a Shark Tank-style format. Using the JA Be Entrepreneurial® curriculum, JA Innovation Challenge teaches young entrepreneurs about the ins and outs of running a successful business.


Visionary Sponsorship

Logo for Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Indiana
Logo for Vuteq

Entrepreneur Sponsorship

Logo for Ciholas, Inc.
Logo for Old National Bank

Innovator Sponsorship

Logo for Kahn, Dees, Donovan & Kahn
Logo for Legence Bank

Investor Sponsorship

Logo for Fine & Hatfield
Logo for Indiana Farm Bureau
Logo for University of Evansville Schroeder Family School of Business Administration

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