(My idea “learning platform for African women” was nominated for the Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition in the Best Idea 2017 category. Please read my idea at https://www.entrepreneurship-campus.org/members/insaftouhami/ideas/my-ideas/6886/ and I would be happy if you support me with comments and votes!)
Below are the competition’s details:
This global platform empowers young entrepreneurs (age 15-35) from around the world to engage in a more peaceful world. Participants are invited to submit their innovative ideas and projects with a societal impact, which champion and implement one or more of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s).
How to proceed
Register online and create your account!
If you want to submit an idea, go to Submit an idea!
If you want to submit a project, go to Submit a project!
Fill out and submit the preliminary entry form.
Then wait for a response from the competition administrators.
Entries are reviewed by the competition administrators of Stiftung Entrepreneurship Berlin and Digital Experts United. Only those entries that meet a certain standard and pass the preliminary screening will be invited to a second entry form.
Entries (ideas and projects) that have passed the preliminary screening will be posted on the competition website, and may receive comments and recommendations from the Entrepreneurship Campus online community. Starting from 15 May 2017, the general public can vote for its favorite entries and also add their comments and recommendations.
Deadline 31 July 2017
Important advice! Interact with the Entrepreneurship Campus online community, to refine your idea/ project, and to comment constructively on other entries. Take the free online courses at the Entrepreneurship Campus.
Selection of the winners
Entries will be posted on the competition website and are subject to online commenting and public voting.
10 finalists in each of the two categories (Best Ideas category and Best Projects category) will be determined according to the ‘Personal Activity Indicator’ .
From among the finalists, the judges will make the final selection of three winners (Grand Prize, 2nd Prize and 3rd Prize) in each category.
A People’s Choice Prize will be given to the entry with the largest number of votes in each of the two categories.
In addition, an Entrepreneurship Campus Prize will be given to three entrants who have demonstrated outstanding ‘entrepreneurship spirit’ by actively taking part in the Entrepreneurship Campus.
This program is an activity of the UNESCO Global Action Program (GAP) on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD)