Apply Now : DOT Rwanda Gera Ku Ntego-Youth business competition 2016
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Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT) is a youth-led movement of daring social innovators who are transforming their communities and creating opportunities.
We believe in the power of youth-led innovation, that communities can be shaped by empowering youth to create sustainable initiatives inspired by community needs, and that social innovation is accelerated when supported by digital technology.
We support youth become daring innovators, leaders who create and apply digital solutions that have positive social impact in their communities.
DOT Rwanda is calling on young people interested in transforming their ideas and energy into positive community impact to take part in DOT Rwanda’s Social enterprise competition Greta Ku Ntego-Youth Scaling the Impact OF Innovation.
Competitors will receive cutting-edge coaching and mentorship support to develop their own innovative social businesses that solves a need in their community. Entrants will also receive a 2-month engagement with DOT senior facilitators. Prizes for winners will include financing for their social enterprise.
Have an innovative solution to a community problem
Passion for community impact
Commit to attending a two-week-long training workshop
Aged between 18-29
Be a resident and have a social enterprise in one of the following districts; Nyarugenge, Gasabo,Kicukiro, Kirehe, Ngoma, Kayonza, Rwamagana Nyagatare Huye Muhanga Musanze, Karongi, Nyamasheke Rusizi Ngororero Rubavu
How to apply
Step 1: Take time to research what a social business or social enterprise is to clarify your business idea.
Step 2: Fill in the application form you can find here: https://goo.gl/forms/f6MD4TjqjWAS9ckx1
N.B: Please include three references
Only the shortlisted will be communicated.
Deadline for submitting entry forms is 21st October 2016
Source DOT Rwanda