The mission of Junior Achievement Bulgaria is to educate and inspire young people to value free enterprise, business and economics to improve their quality of life. We motivate young people to be active and proactive and prepare them to know how and be able to realize their ideas in a competitive environment.
For 22 years now, JA Bulgaria has been a leading educational organization in Bulgaria, a member of a global network with an established reputation for providing innovative and modern 21st-century education to students from kindergarten to university.
Our portfolio of educational products and services features programs in 3 thematic areas: entrepreneurship, financial literacy and employability skills. JA uses the Progression model “From ABC to PhD” - a spiral approach of education as a way to create sustainable entrepreneurial competencies. JA’s philosophy of teaching and learning is based on learning by doing and blended classroom using digital interactive content and high technologies. The business model of the organization features a close collaboration with the business sector and practitioners who participate in the creation and delivery of educational content, training and services, and policy development in education and entrepreneurship. JA Bulgaria is a member of JA Worldwide and JA Europe and reaches 30,000 students from 450 locations in the country annually.