Junior Achievement Serbia (JAS) is the only accredited provider of entrepreneurship education services in Serbia. It is a locally managed and funded entity affiliated with Junior Achievement Worldwide, a global organization founded 1919 in the USA.
The overall goal of JAS is to educate young people in the field of entrepreneurship, financial literacy and business, and to enable the business sector to take an active role in preparing and inspiring the youth of Serbia to become contributing members of the society.
Operating on the national level, JAS is the only organization in Serbia focusing on youth entrepreneurship with the operating model which includes knowledge transfer both on local and European level. Since 2005, JAS is operating as an independent non-government and non-profit organization, with 6 full time employees and 12 members of the Board of Directors.