Who can apply?
- Unemployed or underemployed graduates of high school and university-aged 16-30,
- Having a project or business idea and a strong commitment to start your own social enterprise
- Being able to attend training workshops for 5 hours in a week, 9:00 Am to 3:00 Pm on Fridays over 12 weeks
- Having a basic level of communication in English
What will you benefit from the Program?
- At the end of the program, participants will have the entrepreneurial capacity to start or scale up his/her business/project and will be helped to develop 5 planning and communication tools: a Business Plan, a Business Model Convas, a Theory of Impact, a PowerPoint Presentation and a Pitch Video for their project
- With this program, successful applicants will get world-class training on social entrepreneurship, coaching and mentorship to turn their ideas into social enterprises that will generate profits and social impact to the community.
- Meeting and chatting with successful entrepreneurs and selected guest-speakers, best learning materials, refreshment tea/coffee and Lunch, and conducive learning environment
- Business mentorship from senior business experts and successful social entrepreneurs
- Networking with like-minded social entrepreneurs and the possibility of access to seed capital investment
The training workshops will be free of charge; and take place at AOG offices in Kimironko, Gasabo (below the marketplace) at KG 147 ST, plot 7 Kigali, Rwanda. The program will last for 3 months of training sessions and developing business tools and participants will be required to attend at least 5 hours a week.
Within the 3 months, participants will be supported to convert their project ideas into operating social enterprises and will have access to business mentorship, coaching and consulting for the next 9 months.
How to apply?
All interested candidates are recommended to apply by December 11th, 2019. By visiting our website: www.actsofgratitude.org (visit for more details too) and apply via Ingenzi Application or simply click on this link https://form.jotformeu.com/92924210801348