Are you asocial entrepreneur?
Are youpassionate about your work?
You are a good leader, brave, persevering, and curious
Do you want to amplify your impact?
Employability, ecology, fight against poverty, education, inclusion, health, etc …
Do you want toboost your project?
Hire new recruits, improve your productivity, increase your market share
If yes, join the MEDUP adventure!
Up to 170,000 dt of financing
Without capital participation and non-refundable
2 years of accompaniment
Support and technical support during your acceleration phase
Exchange and networking
You will have access to a network of entrepreneurs and funders of the basin Mediterranean
International organizations and specialists will be at your side
350,000 DINARS FOR TUNISIAN SOCIAL ENTERPRISES
350,000 dinars are allocated to the growth and development of 12 to 16 * social enterprises in Tunisia.
Social enterprises can benefit from financing up to 170,000 dinars to co-finance their growth, which will be implemented over the next 12 months. The MedUp! will cover 65% of the investment need of your project!
* The number can vary significantly depending on the result of the selected social enterprises.
PROJECT DURATION: 2018-2022 /BUDGET: € 5.46 million
Co-funded by the European Union, implemented by Oxfam Tunisia and Tunisian Center for Social Entrepreneurship, the project aims to promote an enabling environment for the development of the social entrepreneurship sector as a driver of inclusive growth and job creation.
- You are registered as a company, small Enterprise, not for profit company, or any other legal entity form but with a business model/revenue streams, in Tunisia
- You are 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
- The applicant contributes at least 35% of the funding for the proposed activity.
- The proposed project will be implemented within 12 months of the first disbursement.
1. Concept note round
|Launch of the call|
Duration: 9 weeks
|April 1, 2019||10:00 Local Time|
|Information and explanation|
Several sessions will be held in the regions
|To Be Decided||–|
|Closing of the call||June 30||midnight|
|Review and selection of concept notes|
Duration: 3 weeks
Result of the entrepreneurs for the 2nd round
10:00 Local Time
2. Full Proposal round
|Opening of the submission of business plans|
Duration: 10 weeks
|July 15||10:00 Local Time|
|Accompanying and Support|
Several sessions will be disseminated in the regions
|To Be Decided||–|
|Field visits and interviews with entrepreneurs|
Visits will be planned throughout the round
|Review and selection of business plans|
Duration: 4 weeks
|MEDUP winners announced!||20 Oct||10:00 Local Time|
3. Unlocking the funds
Duration: 6 weeks minimum
|4. Accompaniment program|
|Start of the technical support phase|
The total duration of 12 months
|Application deadline||June 24|
|Program dates||April 22 - 4:30 PM - June 23, 2019 - 10:00 AM|
|Location||Tunis, تونس, Tunisia|
|Sectors||Agribusiness, Business services, Clean technology and energy, Utilities, Construction and manufacturing, Manufacturing, Creative, media and entertainment, Education, Financial services, Healthcare, ICT, Leisure and travel, Retail and wholesale, Consumer non-durables, Transport and logistics, Water, sanitation and hygiene, Cars, Household appliances, Luxury goods and jewelry|