Call for applications for the Social Enterprises Development Support Program (Accelerator for Social Enterprises)

Are you a social enterprise or an NGO that operates like one? Do you want to orientate your programs towards social entrepreneurship? Apply for the 12 days training program for social enterprise capacity building.

LENS, within the framework of the program “Direct strategic support for social enterprises in Kosovo”, supported by the Swiss Office for Development and Cooperation (SDC) project – Enhancing Youth Employment (EYE), invites all interested organizations to participate in the Social Enterprise Development Support Program.

The program is designed by local experts with experience in the international arena: Indira Kartallozi from Kaleidoscope Futures and Mentor Dida from Ashoka.

The content of the training consists of several lecture modules on orienting organization’s strategy towards sustainable development (boot camp), efficient management of operational processes, finance, sales (professional trainings) and seeking funds (Dragons Den).

Eligibility criteria:

  • All entities that operate under the principles of social enterprises
  • All entities that operate under a social cause and create social value (value for the society)
  • All entities that pay special attention to community welfare and biodiversity
  • All entities that wish/want to orientate their programs towards social enterprise or above mention priorities

To express your interest for participation in this program, please fill out the following application form:

Applications will be accepted until June 1, 2018 and the applicants will be notified about their application status by June 8, 2018.