The Junior Economic Club of Chicago takes great pride in the exceptional characters and individuals that make up its member base. We strive to uphold this standard through highly selective admissions.
Who are we looking for?
Determined, aspiring high school students interested in business and economics. These students often see a potential future for themselves in these fields.
People who take initiative and make things happen. JEC members are entrepreneurs, innovators, and leaders in their communities.
Passionate individuals committed to everything they do.
Students who are more than just their GPA - we are looking for genuinely interesting people with unique stories and backgrounds.
Group discussion and collaboration is a huge part of what we do at the club, so students have to be able to articulate their thoughts and contribute positively to the group dynamic.
If you feel you meet the applicant profile and believe the Junior Economic Club of Chicago is right for you, we strongly encourage you to apply now below. The application is your tool as much as it is ours. Please use the allotted space in the prompts to show how you meet the above profile. We look forward to reading your application.