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The JA Africa Company of the Year (COY) Competition is Africa’s premier pitch competition for high school-aged youth who have completed the flagship JA Company Program. The 3-day event brings together students (aged 14-17) from countries across Africa to compete in teams for cash and prizes in this contest of business skills, ingenuity, and innovation. The competition returns for the 14th edition and will be hosted in Mauritius from December 4-6, 2024.

This year, teams will represent Côte d’Ivoire, Eswatini, Ghana, Mauritius, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Countdown to #AfricaCOY24

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COY STUDENT EXPERIENCES

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WHO IS JOINING US?

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For Sponsorship enquiries, contact us at competition@ja-africa.org