MEDUP! Jordan

MEDUP! Promoting Social Entrepreneurship in Mediterranean Region


Aug 25
May 1 - 9:00 - Jun 30, 2019 - 16:00
MedUP! Fund
Agribusiness, Business services, Cars, Clean technology, Clean technology and energy, Construction and manufacturing, Consumer non-durables, Creative, media and entertainment, Education, Financial services, Healthcare, Household appliances, ICT, Leisure and travel, Luxury goods and jewelry, Manufacturing, Retail and wholesale, Transport and logistics, Utilities, Water, sanitation and hygiene

Are you an existing social enterprise based in Jordan? Are you providing goods and services to your community in an entrepreneurial and innovative way? Are you using profits primarily to achieve social objectives?  are you in need of financing to grow and scale-up your social enterprise? If your answer is yes to all of the above,  MedUp! fund could be for you.

MEDUP! fund is a project aiming to provide financial support to scale-ups of SEs in Jordan. The main project objective is to increase economic inclusiveness and employment

The total budget for MedUp! Jordan is 220,000 Euro.

MedUp! Jordan will select at least 17-22 winners who will receive grants of 5,000 to 50,000 Euro to implement their plans, in addition to the coaching and mentoring.


  1. The applicant is a registered Enterprise under any legal entity forms but with a business model/revenue streams.
  2. The proposed project is implemented in the country and relevant to the business in the national context
  3. The proposed project focuses on growing the business.
  4. The applicant is not in any way involved in activities such as arms, tobacco, alcohol and gambling industries, registered in so-called tax-havens, or involved in; environmental or human rights abuses or corruption
  5. The applicant contributes at least 35% into the financing of the proposed activity
  6. The proposed project will be implemented within 12 months after the date of the first disbursement.

Download the full description of the selection criteria and process:

MedUp! Fund Selection Criteria & Process




Launch of the call May 1, 2019
Deadline for the 1st stage June 30, 2019
Selection process on VC4A July 7, 2019
Applicants notified  July 25, 2019
Deadline for the 2nd round  Aug 25, 2019
Interviews with applicants Sept 17, 2019
Final selection confirmed Oct 13, 2019
Applicants notified Oct 20, 2019

The deadline for submitting the full proposal along with the required supporting documents is August 25. Please download the budget breakdown (Excel Sheet) form from the button below, kindly send it along with the application supporting documents to

Should you have any inquiries please send an email to Nada Qaddoura Email: 
Or call: + 962 791370723 / or to /  Asma Thekrallah  Email:, mobile: +962797744560

Download the Detailed Budget Template here


*Photo: Young social entrepreneurs from the C-HUB selling their products at a local market. Alixandra Buck/Oxfam