Ellenvale Junior High

Business is Jammin' Upcoming Events

Social Entrepreneurship Camp
Halifax - July 15 - 19
Dartmouth - August 12 - 16

Through BIJ’s Social Entrepreneurship Camp, youth will have the opportunity to operate their own start-up companies with the goal to develop, fund and implement solutions to social, cultural or environmental issues in their respective communities.

Register here for Halifax!

Register here for Dartmouth!

STEM Entrepreneurship Bootcamp

Halifax - July 2 - 5

The STEM Entrepreneurship Bootcamp is a week-long summer camp designed to empower African Nova Scotian high school students to take charge of their futures by providing access to educational, mentorship, leadership and experiential learning skills that are required to succeed in the modern workforce. Because technological and scientific innovations affect our lives and provide economic benefits, youth should be equipped with STEM knowledge, skills, and abilities.

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Applications for the 2024 Dr. Rudy Ffrench Youth Trailblazer Award are open!

The Dr. Rudy Ffrench Trailblazer Award is presented annually by Business Is Jammin’ to Nova Scotian youth of African Descent for contributions to their community, as demonstrated by long-term commitment and leadership as volunteers, students, athletes and/or artists.

Among these outstanding individuals, two youth from across the Province are selected annually as “Trailblazers” and are awarded a $1,000 scholarship towards tuition, books, or other related fees at a recognized post secondary educational institution.