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Monsanto Fund gives USD 96K to Junior Achievement’s European Young Enterprise programme

By Rachel Moore

The Junior Achievement Young Enterprise (JA-YE) recently received a USD 96,000 grant from the Monsanto Fund for their European programme “Fostering Innovation-Driven Entrepreneurship.”

JA-YE is an organisation that provides young people with the necessary experiences, skills, understanding and perspective to succeed in a global economy. The grant will help fund an already-established project that has been running for 10 years.

The START UP Programme is the main project of JA-YE, and “uses hands-on experiences to help young people understand the economics of life. In partnership with business and educators, JA-YE brings the real world to students and opens their minds to their potential.”

According to their website, the goal of this project is “to promote long-term g...

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