Junior Achievement Essay Winners Honored At Eacs Board Meeting

Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana received funding through the Schwab Foundation in order to offer an essay contest for students currently enrolled in the JA Career Success curriculum. This contest provides each student an opportunity to research and write an essay about a career that interests him or her. One winning applicant per school per semester will receive a $100 cash prize. The winners from the JA Career Success curriculum will also receive a job shadow experience. JA will match the winning student with a professional in his or her preferred career field, or a similar career field. caption: Heritage Jr./Sr. High School students: Sunny Gillenwater – Midwife & Austin Cross – Diesel Engine Technician New Haven High School student: Chrissy Habeshy – Graphic Designer Woodlan Jr./Sr. High School: Lauren Durkes – Surgeon