Yunus and youth, an online Global Fellowship for Social Business Entrepreneurs

Are you a social business entrepreneur? Do you want to strengthen your business skills?  The Yunus&Youth Global Fellowship Program for Social Business Entrepreneurs is excited to have you to join them to become a part of a growing community of young social business leaders that are leveraging their skills, experiences, and the Yunus&Youth ecosystem to further the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals agenda.

The Yunus&Youth Fellowship Program 2018 supported 34 amazing young people from 20 different nationalities working on innovative solutions on the SDGs. In 2019, they will continue the momentum with talented people like you becoming part of the incredible community.

The main goal of Yunus&Youth

Yunus&Youth exists to make the challenge of social entrepreneurship easier. Y&Y was inspired by the work of Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus and his belief that companies and entrepreneurs can engage in business models that create real, sustainable social impact

The Y&Y fellowship Program is a six-month online program that empowers young social entrepreneurs to develop their full potential. They help to strengthen business models, build compelling strategies for social ventures and expand professional networks.

Program contents

Mentoring: a structured one-to-one relationship with an experienced professional who involves the transmission of knowledge, social capital, and guidance that enhance the fellow’s professional growth.

Online Platform: a 6-month course in social business development. The
the step-by-step curriculum ensures that by the end, they will be ready to pitch to
potential investors.

Support Network: a system that facilitates the connection to like-minded
professionals worldwide.

Benefits

Be a part of an individually tailored online mentoring program with an experienced mentor who will provide professional guidance; Participate in expert webinars with our social business professionals; Increase your global network by being part of a global class of exclusively selected young social entrepreneurs; Receive support on focus areas and see your business grow and be taken to the next level.

Eligibilities

They are eligible participants who have started a social business and are relentlessly working on solving a social issue in your country; under 35 years old. They must have excellent English oral and written communication skills and want to receive professional guidance to help their business grow and develop.

The deadline is fixed on February 18, 2019

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