Deadline:

  31 May,2019

Location:

  Madrid, Spain

(Fully  Funded)

Description

Towards Collaborative Practice (TCP) Forum 2019 – Social Entrepreneurship for Local impact and Solidarity.

Young people hold in their hands the power to shape the future. Their creativity and fearless determination together with a grounded sense of community can be the cornerstone for a better future for our society.  “Towards Collaborative Practice” (TCP) is a growing community of youth workers, educators, entrepreneurs and government representatives that want to inspire young people to have a positive societal and environmental impact in the world.

More Details

We invite you to be part of an international network of like-minded people, ideas and social entrepreneurship projects, with a particular focus on Erasmus+ opportunities. The Forum gives you a chance to discuss future pathways for social entrepreneurship, explore new opportunities and build a cross-sectoral platform for cooperation on innovative projects.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Encourage collaboration and partnership building between youth work and other sectors of the social entrepreneurship ecosystem.
  • Raise awareness of and promote the solidarity dimension of social entrepreneurship policies and practices and their contribution to local development.
  • Offer an opportunity for networking and sharing ideas, tools, methods, challenges and good practices.
  • Use social enterprise and non-formal learning as a way to encourage and enable young people to sustain their entrepreneurial life skills.
  • Encourage creativity, innovation, participation, solidarity, diversity and social inclusion of young people.
  • Provide information on Erasmus+ and other opportunities to foster social entrepreneurship.

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO,  LIBYA, TURKEY, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

15-19 October 2019 | San Lorenzo de El Escorial (Madrid), Spain

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

We are looking for 80 participants with the following professional backgrounds:

  • employment.
  • entrepreneurship and social innovation support services (chambers of commerce, incubators, accelerators, banks, social venture funders, etc.).
  • formal education representatives.
  • cooperatives; foundations; local, regional and national government representatives.
  • researchers.
  • (social) entrepreneurs
  • youth workers.
  • community workers.
  • educators.
  • trainers and young change-makers.

 

Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

  • Travel costs will be covered by your Erasmus+ National Agency and the Spanish National Agency will cover full board and lodging.
  • Being selected for this course, all costs (accommodation, travel, visa, etc.) relevant to participation in the course will be covered by the NAs involved in this project.

How to Apply

First Step: check with the NA of your residence country if it is involved in this particular project and would be ready to support any candidate.

Second Step: register here then log in with details you receive on mail.

Third Step: fill in the needed data and essays and submit your application.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Ahmed Farag/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Hend Younis/ Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team