Yunus&Youth Global Fellowship Program 2019 for Social Entrepreneurs
Applications for the Global Fellowship Program for Social Entrepreneurs 2019 are now open!
Application Deadline: 18th February, 2019 11:59 EST
Eligible Countries: All
To be taken at (country): Online
About the Award: Yunus&Youth enable early-stage young social entrepreneurs to create stronger positive social impact, while also helping them to become financially sustainable by providing mentoring, business training and access to a global network.
Yunus&Youth offers a 6-month Global Fellowship Program to help exceptional young people running businesses doing good.
By training talented young social business leaders and accelerating their enterprises with the right resources, we cultivate a highly capable and impactful next generation of social entrepreneurs wherever they are.
Type: Fellowship, Entrepreneurship
Eligibility: If you have started working on your social business and are dedicated to making it succeed, then you fulfill the main criteria. You must be under 35 years old, comfortable speaking and communicating in English and have access to stable Internet connection. You must also be able to commit to at least 5 hours per week on exercises that will help you improve your business.
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of Award:
- Mentorship: You’ll be paired with a mentor who is right for you. You’ll work together to develop your social business throughout the 6-month program.
- Supportive Peers: You’ll meet driven entrepreneurs from around the world. Each class cohort is made up of fearless young people who provide one another with feedback, connections and support.
- Expert Webinars: We bring you experts from a diverse range of fields including social enterprise, business fundamentals, digital marketing, finance, learn start-up principals and more.
- Just the Right Resources: We’ve developed a no-hassle, just-what-you need curriculum, resources, tools and exercises that will take your enterprise to the next level.
- Recognition: As a Y&Y Fellow, the world knows you’re a social entrepreneur destined to make a long-lasting impact.
- Connections: Our network includes some of the world’s top social impact organizations, international institutions, incubators, and investors.
- Professional Support: The Y&Y Team knows your time is valuable. We’ve structured the process to ensure that every step is as impactful as possible.
- Growth: Our Fellows cite Y&Y as one of the most important and supportive experiences in shaping and growing their social businesses.
Duration of Programme: The program lasts for six months.
How to Apply: APPLY NOW
- It is important to go through all application requirements on the Programme Webpage see link below) before applying