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Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition


Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition

You have until 30 June 2014 to submit either an innovative idea and plan for an enterprise or to share a project of an already existing enterprise which has demonstrated social impact.

This competition is open to young people who:

  • are between 15 and 30 years old;
  • have an innovative idea for an enterprise which contributes to the sustainable development of the community (in a field such as the environment, education, health, poverty reduction, peace building, cultural diversity, sustainable energy, food security, sustainable trade, the elderly, empowerment of women and youth) or operate such an enterprise in the form of a business, a non-profit organization, or an informal program;
  • are able to submit their entries and make presentations in English.
     

What is the prize?

All participants will receive a free online training at the Entrepreneurship Campus, and get their entries brushed up by peers and prospective experts.

There will be three winners in each category. In addition, the People’s Choice Prize will be given to the entry with the largest number of votes in each of the two categories.

Interested?

Then start by signing up to become a registered member so that you can submit your entry in one of the two categories.

 

The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is organised by the Goi Peace Foundation, Stiftung Entrepreneurship and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - UNESCO.