JBSI.org is searching for young authors with a life story that will inspire other youth. Get your story published in the 2nd release of the Concealed Weapons Trilogy entitled: Concealed Weapons In Search of True Lies, Spring 2019. 10 Finalist will be invited to participate in the JBSI.org Summer Writing Camp (2018) to finish their manuscripts.
In partnership with, CISCO Networking Academy Scholars can get a free introduction to Cybersecurity careers, entrepreneurship and Coding curriculum including IT Networking certification courses. Certification testing can begin at age 16. Scholarships are available to Scholars who qualify to test for CISCO Network Career Path Certifications.
Don't Just Climb the Corporate Ladder - Build One. Obtain a culturally relevant and high quality education in all things wealth building & Black business creation. All for a fraction of the cost of a college degree. The Black Business School offers low cost Family wealth and youth entrepreneurship programs that put Scholars in business and or investing. JBSI.org Scholarships are available to Scholars who complete the 6-week session. Visit Black Millionaires of Tomorrow.com
JBSI.org scholars can access a recommended subset of Khan Academy practice exercises and instructional videos using a personalized learning dashboard that allows learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.
JBSI.org is currently earning points to become a Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE). MIE's use Microsoft tools after having learned the fundamentals of applying Microsoft technology in education. In the future, JBSI.org hopes to focus on delivering a PIXAR Animation course curriculum.
Jr. Bright Scholars engage in goal setting, progress tracking and coaching to outline and achieve their self-help plans. In addition to incentives for achieving planned milestones, Scholars build a composite learning transcript including volunteer service, business experience, personal development and professional certifications completed through a growing list of Open Access Libraries and Learning Partnerships.
JBSI scholarships, private social invites & talent shows round out member engagement.