We are pleased to announce the opening of the application for Venture4Change Training and Idea Competition Program: Empowering Low-Income Urban Settlements in Eldoret
The Venture4Change Training and Idea Competition Program is an initiative aimed at improving the well-being of people living in low-income urban settlements in Eldoret, specifically in the Langas area.1“Are You a Creative Person with an Entrepreneurial Mindset? Are You Passionate about Solving Social or Environmental Challenges in Kenya?” Kibu.Ac.Ke, https://kibu.ac.ke/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/V4C_Flyer_210x297_PRINT_300323-2.pdf. Accessed 19 Apr. 2023. The program brings together creative individuals with an entrepreneurial mindset who are passionate about solving social and environmental challenges in Kenya. By participating in the program, students from various faculties can develop innovative solutions that address the pressing issues faced by the target community.
Venture4Change Training and Idea Competition Benefits
The Venture4Change program offers the following benefits:
- Access to five interactive modules on different social business topics, hosted by professional guest speakers from various industry sectors.
- Two field visits to gain deep insights from the target audience, allowing participants to better understand their needs and challenges.
- A 1.5-day Bootcamp to refine solutions and foster collaboration among participants.
- An idea competition event with pitch presentations, giving participants the opportunity to showcase their innovative solutions and potentially secure funding or support.
Venture4Change Training and Idea Competition Eligibility
The program is open to students from the following participating universities:
- University of Eldoret
- MOI University
- Kibabii University
- University of Kabianga
Students from all faculties are encouraged to apply.
Venture4Change Training and Idea Competition Application Procedure
To apply for the Venture4Change Training and Idea Competition Program, follow these steps:
- Visit the application link: https://tinyurl.com/V4Capply2023 2“No Title.” Qualtrics.com, https://boehringeringelheim.eu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_5zsHjuBqsUOScDQ. Accessed 19 Apr. 2023.
- Fill out the online application form, providing your personal information, educational background, and a brief description of your interest in the program.
- Submit your application before the deadline.
Venture4Change Training and Idea Competition Application Dates
- Application Deadline: May 26, 2023
- Program Timeline: Modules and field visits will take place from July to September 2023. The Bootcamp and idea competition event will be held in October 2023.
Don’t miss this opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of people living in low-income urban settlements in Eldoret. Apply now and join the Venture4Change Training and Idea Competition Program.