Ye! Social Enterprise Boost Camp

Acceleration and pitching event for innovative social business

Overview

Jul 31
May 1 - Dec 31, 2015
Ye community Public Sector Initiative
Ghana, Kenya
Agribusiness, Clean technology, Computer software, Construction, Consumer durables, Consumer non-durables, Creative, media and entertainment, Diversified services, E-commerce, Education, Electronics, Food and beverage, Healthcare, Internet, Leisure and travel, Manufacturing, Mobile, Real estate, Renewable energy, Retail, Transport and logistics, Utilities, Waste management and recycling, Water, sanitation and hygiene

The Ye! Social Enterprise Boost Camp is a one-week event (Oct 12-16, 2015) providing acceleration training and networking opportunities to (social) entrepreneurs from Kenya, Ghana and the Philippines. 


10 entrepreneurs will have opportunities to pitch to European investors during a pitching event on Oct 16. In total, Ye! will offer scholarships to 30 promising young entrepreneurs, covering the their returned flights and accommodation in Amsterdam. The selection is done via a pitching video competition.

 

The Boost Camp is part of the Ye! Boost Program, an entrepreneurship training program co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union.

 

Eligibility

  • Between 16 and 30 years’ old
  • Possess nationality from one of the following countries: Kenya, Ghana or the Philippines
  • Have a (social) business which provides an innovative solution to address a challenge in your community, particularly in the field of: agriculture, education, IT, health and clean energy
  • The business must be legally incorporated

30 Scholarships available for Boost Camp in Amsterdam

10 scholarships will be allocated to each country, including:

  • 2 full scholarships: covering returned flights, lodging and participation fees of the Boost Camp
  • * one scholarship will be awarded to the winner of the pitching video competition!
  • 8 partial scholarships: covering returned flights and lodging. Participant will only need to pay a discounted participation fee for the Boost Camp

Apply via http://yecommunity.com/en/contest/ye-social-enterprise-boost-camp

Contact

t. +3120 5203 900
e: ye@yecommunity.com

Ye! Social Enterprise Boost Camp

Ye! Social Enterprise Boost Camp

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