Accredited Learning Programme for young people. Recognising wider achievement.


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The JASS Office

0131 467 4753
Friends of the Award | The Risk Factory | 20 New Mart Road | Edinburgh | EH14 1RL

Please note the JASS office is normally open 9:00 – 16:00 Monday to Thursday during school term, but these hours may be restricted during school holidays.



Based in one of the following areas? contact your local JASS distributor:

Aberdeen City & Aberdeenshire: Distributor Mark Pain. Contact | 07919 540607 | 01224 270992

Bimingham, Solihull, Coventry, Sandwell, Wolverhampton, Dudley and Walsall local goverment areas: Distributor Laura Clay. Contact | 07816 060 020 | 0121  2942 516.

North Yorkshire: Distributor Dave Gwillam. Contact  | 07508 837 454

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Who are FOTA?

The Junior Award Scheme for Schools (JASS & eJASS) is owned and distributed by Friends of The Award in Edinburgh and the Lothians (FOTA) a registered charity (Charity No. SC027771) set up to support access for all young people to the Duke of Edinburgh's Award and The Junior Award Scheme for Schools. 

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Contact Us:

Junior Award Scheme for Schools

Friends of the Award

The Risk Factory | 20 New Mart Road

Edinburgh | EH14 1RL  | 0131 467 4753