The Company of the Year Award recognises the mini-companies who succeeded in demonstrating the outcomes of the JA Company Programme. The jury of JA Europe “Company of the Year” Awards 2020 will nominate: ‘Company of the Year’, 2nd place and 3rd place.
Public Choice Award
This year, all student teams competing in the JA Company of the Year Competition are automatically qualified for the Public Choice Award, which will be decided through an online vote. The winner of the Award is up to the public – and the student team’s ability to successfully market and promote their company!
The three teams with the highest score of votes will receive mentoring from senior Avanade executives in the upcoming school year 2020-21.
JA Alumni Europe Leadership Award
The Delta Air Lines Innovation Award will be given to the student company which has an innovative or effective approach for solving a problem or developing further a product, which has a functional business model and whose idea has a potential to prosper, an international prospect and is easy to implement.
The FedEx Access Award is a signature award presented at the JA Europe Company of the Year Competition. The award was designed to put the principles of global connectivity at the forefront of young people’s minds – to inspire tomorrow’s entrepreneurs and leaders with the scale of what is possible.
Sonae gives the “SONAE Social Entrepreneurship Award” to the mini-company which best demonstrates a passion to change social patterns to make them more inclusive and environmentally friendly by introducing new products / services or technologies, or by having a different approach than the traditional one.