Do you know any young social entrepreneurs working hard to make a difference in the world? Be sure to tell them about the Spark Initiative!
The Spark Initiative is providing 10-month leadership grants for young social entrepreneurs who need some support to take their idea to the next level.
Those accepted to The Spark Initiative’s program will receive:
- One-time cash awards of $5,000-$20,000
- Over $6,000 in training/development courses and over $3,000 of “in-kind” business services
- 10 months of access to one-on-one mentorship with professionals
- Peer community of young social entrepreneurs, including prayer support for leadership & organization
- Free publicity and promotion about their organization/product
- Access to philanthropists and other donors to gain further capital and/or mentorship
- Attendance at the awards gala and mentoring weekend, October 28-30, 2016.
(The application deadline is May 20, 2016.)