NY Uskalla Yrittää 2016 – The Youngest Entrepreneurs in Finland Take over Kamppi

11.4.2016 2016

The youngest entrepreneurs in Finland will occupy Kamppi Shopping center on Tuesday 14th of April from 15:00 until 18:00. We dare you to meet the makers of future Finland and the companies they have founded.

Junior Achievement Finland (JA Finland), a non-profit organization, once again organizes the NY Uskalla Yrittää -final competition starring over 200 students from all around Finland and the 64 companies they have founded. At the trade fair exhibition in Kamppi, the young students sell their products and introduce their companies to the public. www.uskallayrittaa.fi

During the school year, we have witnessed many incredible stories of young people building their own companies without prior experience.


The 15-19 year old participants have been running their companies with real money for the school year as a part of the JA Company program as a part of their studies. The final competition is the Finnish championship of the program where the winner will go to represent Finland in the European final competition in Switzerland. The winner will be published on Wednesday 13.4 by 16.15. The participants of the competition have been chosen by a seres of regional competitions. Click here to find out which companies are representing your region: http://uskallayrittaa.fi/finalistit-2016/

The minister of culture and education Sanni Grahn-Laasonen will visit the trade fair at 16:00 and after chatting with the students she will perform a speech at the stage.

Young Energy in the NY Uskalla Yrittää final competition