Press Releases

Press Releases from Junior Achievement of Southeast Texas

JA Students From Houston, Texas Win 2022 Delta Air Lines’ Social Impact Award

Houston, Texas — On June 23rd, the teen entrepreneurs of Dulicious Co. from Junior Achievement of Southeast Texas were named the winners of the 2022 Delta Social Impact Award during Junior Achievement's National Student Leadership Summit. The team was selected to receive the award from among 15 competing student companies representing JA operations across the country. The JA National Student Leadership Summit was held virtually from June 19 through 23.

Team Of Junior Achievement Teen Entrepreneurs From The Houston Area Takes 2nd Place In National Junior Achievement Competition

Houston, Texas —On June 23rd, the teen entrepreneurs of EVO (Elkins Very Own), a JA Student Company from the Houston area representing Junior Achievement of Southeast Texas, were selected from among 15 JA student companies as the 2nd place awardee for JA Company of the Year while participating in Junior Achievement's (JA) 2022 National Student Leadership Summit (NSLS). The competition took place in Washington, D.C.

Houston Students to Compete at Junior Achievement’s National Student Leadership Summit

[Houston, Texas] – 9 Junior Achievement (JA) of Southeast Texas students have been selected as one of 15 finalist teams to compete at the Junior Achievement National Student Leadership Summit (NSLS) in Washington, D.C. The students will travel to the nation’s capital for the three-day event, June 19-23, to compete with teen entrepreneurs from across the United States.

Summer Jobs Survey: 68% of 16- and 17-Year-Olds Plan to Work this Summer – Same Level as Pre-Pandemic

Junior Achievement Survey Also Reveals Teens’ Opinions on Debt-Free College and Plans for the Future