2015 SEED AFRICA SYMPOSIUM (NAIROBI, KENYA)

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR 2015 SEED AFRICA SYMPOSIUM

Are you an entrepreneur with a new start-up addressing social and environmental challenges? This year, there will be limited scholarships available to innovative social and eco-enterprises from developing and emerging countries to attend Seed Africa Symposium 2015 to be held on 9 to 10 September in Nairobi, Kenya.
The SEED Africa Symposium is an international forum for sharing knowledge and
experience, establishing partnerships, and developing solutions to stimulate the growth of social and eco-entrepreneurship. Building Bridges for Impact is the goal for this year’s Symposium.

Around 500 entrepreneurs, business leaders, investors, practitioners and policy makers will examine emerging trends in the green and entrepreneurship space and look into ways of constructing new bridges to amplify the impact of social and eco-enterprises.
Special attention will also be given to the role of eco-entrepreneurship in the Post-2015 agenda.

Focus Topics: Entrepreneurship and innovation; Finance and Support; Policies and Research; Inclusive Value Chains; South-South Exchange.

The enterprise scholarship includes: a) Free registration to the Symposium; b) Participation to hands-on workshops for start-ups; c) Opportunity to participate in the South-South Exhibition.
A selection of enterprises will benefit from 2 nights of accommodation for the duration of the conference.

Eligibility Criteria: Applicants can be from any developing country.

Deadline for application is 15 July 2015

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