Apply for the Global Fellowship Program for Social Entrepreneurs 2019

[Deadline: February 18th, 2019 11:59 EST]

We are excited to have you join us 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 (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 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, we will continue the momentum with talented people like yourself becoming part of the incredible community!


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These are the main questions that you will need to complete in your online submission:


Tell us about your social business

Describe your social business in one or two sentences.

What social problem do you want to solve?

What global challenge areas (United Nations Sustainable Development Goals) are your priority to solve?

Why are you passionate about the tackling this global challenge?

In which stage of the business do you think you stand?

Have you or your project ever won any prizes, grants, awards, or other forms of recognition?

Tell us about your customers & revenue model

Who are your beneficiaries/users?

Who are your paying customers? Are they different from your beneficiaries?

How do you plan to acquire more customers? How do you plan to grow and scale? How many customers have paid for your product/service in the past 12 months (since you have started working if less than 12 months)?

Who are your competitors and how are you different from what they offer?

What kind of evidence do you have that your solution works/will work?

What is the most important measure/indicator of your success?

What are your main expenses?

What is your revenue model? How does your social business makes money?

[Deadline: February 18th, 2019 11:59 EST]

Any questions? Please read our FAQs.