The American Express Leadership Academy Emerging Innovators Bootcamps are 2-3 day intensive trainings for social entrepreneurs and changemakers who can benefit from expert guidance, peer support and a safe space to reflect on inner growth and wellbeing.
The GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator Innovation Fund provides selected start-ups in Africa and Asia with grant funding, technical assistance, and the opportunity to partner with mobile operators in their markets to help scale their products and services into sustainable businesses with positive socio-economic impact. Topics: Sharing Economy & Services for SMEs
European civil society organisations, public institutions, non-profit initiatives and social enterprises can apply for participation. The programme offers € 5000 start-up funding for testing a shared pilot collaboration idea, and participation in one-year cross-border learning and doing programme.
The Circular Design Challenge (New Plastics Economy Innovation Prize) by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation seeks to catalyse innovation and help to advance the development of new packaging formats and/or delivery models that can be alternatives to the ones used today.
Climate-KIC RIS Accelerator 2017 is aimed at encouraging the development of new businesses in the field of the low carbon economy through the provision of a service package and grants for selected participants from the RIS countries.