The SOVA Career ChoICE Youth Expo exposes students to hands-on activities by inspirational adults to ignite students' imaginations to unlimited career opportunities in Southern Virginia.
"If I had had a chance to be somewhere like this as a middle/high school student it would've given me a quicker start to my future."- Kirby Ford, SoVAH Health Radiology Student (2016) and Radiologic Technologist at Piedmont Family and Occupational Medicine
Career ChoICE showcases existing job opportunities so that students will have an option to stay in the region, based on an informed career decision with a clear understanding on:
This event is an intentional effort to build a pipeline of students in strategic sectors that are aligned with economic development interests.