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Uskalla Yrittää Event

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Uskalla Yrittää event

Uskalla Yrittää is the most significant youth entrepreneurship event in Finland and is organized by the Junior Achievement (JA) association. During inspiring studies, young people start a practise company with real money and receive feedback from working life professionals.

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Keep It Safe young people of UF at the exhibition stand in the Uskalla Yrittää final 2022

We inspire children and young people to find their own strengths – to learn by doing.

Number of children and young people using learning materials

60 000

Share of municipalities and cities where our programme is used

63 %

Extent of our international network (number of countries)

115

We have regional activity all over Finland!

  • Central Finland
  • Central Ostrobothnia
  • Helsinki Metropolitan Area
  • Imatra
  • Kajaani
  • Kanta-Häme
  • Kymenlaakso
  • Lapland
  • North Karelia
  • North Savonia
  • Ostrobothnia
  • Pirkanmaa
  • Satakunta
  • Seinäjoki

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12 Several in the area

Young Entrepreneurs local office

Come along, enthusiasm is guaranteed!

For teachers

Participate in remote training

We organise free-of-charge trainings for teachers to facilitate the introduction of our learning programmes.

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For schools or municipalities

Book our ambassador for a visit

Our young ambassadors share their experiences and insights in our entrepreneurship programme

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For young people

Become a JA ambassador

Visit schools and share your own Year as an entrepreneur story while earning money.

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Donate: Your support for young people is important

Our objective is skilled young people who believe in themselves, and who actively participate in building the society. By donating, you are enabling all children and young people to learn entrepreneurial and working life skills around Finland.

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