Welcome to JA Inspire Virtual

JA Inspire Virtual is a powerful experience for students to explore careers in the Greater Fairfield County area. Participants will have the opportunity to navigate the virtual career fair, visit company booths, and the virtual auditorium to get tips from subject matter experts and much more. You will be introduced to careers in several industry categories, which are also referred to as “career clusters” or “industry clusters.” These career clusters have been selected to represent the high-growth/high-demand industries in Connecticut.

  • Education & Training
  • Arts, Communications, Public & Human Services
  • Healthcare, Science, Information Technology & Energy

  • Manufacturing, Transportation & Logistics
  • Business, Finance, Marketing & Insurance

How will JA Inspire Virtual benefit me?

JA Inspire Virtual is a career exploration experience. You will learn more about companies in CT and take a deeper dive into the careers that interest you most. Participating in JA Inspire Virtual will enable you to make the best course, college, and work choices, based on your interests and strengths. We hope you will feel INSPIRED to set new goals and achieve them!

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Frequently Asked Questions

We are the nation’s largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their futures, and make smart academic and economic choices. Junior Achievement’s programs—in the core content areas of work and career readiness, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy—ignite the spark in young people to experience and realize the opportunities and realities of work and life in the 21st century.
The event will be live on May 4, 2021. Guests will be able to access the event via a link and username provided to them ahead of time. The fair can also be viewed 90 days post live-event day.
No, the students can access the event whether they are learning in-person or remote from home.
Students will be provided JA program curriculum, as well as access to JA Connect ™, that will enable them to relate their likes, skills and values to classes and careers that would interest them. They will also have access to a self-guided career inventory: the more they know, the more possibilities they have.
Login credentials for students will be provided by JAGFC to teachers. Educators interested in having JA Inspire Virtual programming for their students can contact JAGFC directly via the website link below. Parents and other visitors are welcome to use the "Register Now" button above to self-register.