Young Sustainable Impact opens Application for Innovation Program 2018


Young sustainable Impact opens Application for the Innovation Program. Young Sustainable Impact (YSI) innovation program aims to create bona fide startup that helps in sustainable development goals. Brilliant individuals are put in international teams of three people, and will go through 5 modules and 10 objectives in 5 months. 4-5 months is online and the last two weeks is in Oslo, Norway where you get a fully funded trip to meet mentors, your teammates and investors. The innovation program provides knowledge and strategy for innovation, creativity and leadership. The team will be trained to find the necessary information to help themselves as per their need and also facilitate online, primarily using an education platform. Application date for round 1 is 15th January to 15th February. Further for round 2, the application date is 20th February- 28th February, followed by 5th March- 10th March for round 3. Eligibility: • 16-15 years of age from any country. • People with 15-35 hours to use every week from April- August who are dedicated with real drive for solving the world problem. • People who are willing to make time and want to create a real startup having proven track record of excellence in resilience, drive and who are passionately able to use their skills and knowledge towards a project of any kind. • People who are crazy enough in creating startup and think that they can change the world, and bold enough to actually do it. • People who can make decisions and keep their cool under extreme uncertainty. Benefits: • Fully funded trip to Oslo including flight, food and accommodation. • Learn about and get training in creativity, innovation, teamwork, and leadership and meet the entrepreneurial community of Oslo, Norway including mentors, access to investors, and some of the best talents under 25 years in the world in your team. • Chance to create a real startup tackling the SDGs and learn about innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship through action and our curriculum. • Get access to a huge network of young talents and a community of driven people.

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