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Open Innovation Challenge and Call for Youth Led Social Entrepreneurship Innovative Solutions Addressing Development Challenges Facing Youth in Africa
Procurement Process :RFP - Request for proposal
Office :UNDP Regional Center for Africa - ETHIOPIA
Deadline :18-Sep-18
Posted on :06-Sep-18
Development Area :OTHER
Reference Number :49599
Link to Atlas Project :
Non-UNDP Project
Documents :
Open Innovation challenge Call and Application Document
Overview :

Open Innovation Challenge and Call for Youth Led Social Entrepreneurship Innovative Solutions Addressing Development Challenges Facing Youth in Africa

Are you an African youth entrepreneur passionate about the continent with an innovative solution? Then, read on – we have an opportunity for you!

On the Attached document you will find information:

  • Introduction: The SDGs and the Need for Innovation;
  • Focus on Youth - Especially Women and Girls: Africa Youth Conference 2018;
  • The SDG Challenge;
  • Eligibility for the Challenge;
  • The Review Process: Winner Selection Criteria;
  • Terms and conditions for the Grant Challenge;
  • How to apply for the Challenge ; and
  • Application Form

How to apply for the Challenge

To apply for the Challenge and stand a chance to win grant funding to pursue your entrepreneurship venture and / or profile your innovative idea/solution, fill and submit the form attached.

In addition to your written response, we encourage you to make multimedia submissions. This can include a short video (which can be recorded using a phone) narrating in a summary form your initiative or high-resolution action photographs of the solution.

 

Deadline for submission of applications is 18 September 2018.