Call for Participation: Social Entrepreneurship: Armenia-Turkey Exchange Project

 

Description

For the first time, a delegation consisting of 7 social entrepreneurs and 1 media representative from Armenia will conduct a 4-day visit to Turkey within the period of November 25 - December 8 of this year, to study Turkey’s growing experience in social entrepreneuership (SE), to take part in capacity building meetings, as well as to establish professional connections.

Public Journalism Club (PJC), together with its partner in Turkey, TEPAV, and Mikado Consulting, is implementing an exchange project targeted at social entrepreneurs and enterprises in Armenia and Turkey within the Small Grants Program of the US Embassy in Armenia.

The objective of the project is to bridge social entrepreneurs in Armenia and Turkey through the creation of a network and knowledge sharing platform related to social entrepreneurship aimed at promoting the exchange of knowledge between the two countries and fostering the development of SE in the region.

Who Can Apply?

Social entrepreneurs from Armenia who:

  • Established and developed one or more viable enterprises to address social issues
  • Are engaged in social entrepreneurship and public oriented investments
  • Are heads, founders or co-founders of social enterprises
  • Have an excellent command of English

Travel, accommodation and food expenses will be covered by the Public Journalism Club within the grant.

How to Apply?

To apply for the call to participate in Social Entrepreneurship: Armenia-Turkey Exchange Project”, send your applications at the latest by November 5, 2017, 18:00.

For more information please follow the link.

For additional questions, please contact Seda Muradyan, Head of the Public Journalism Club (e-mail: sedamuradyan@pjc.am, tel. +374 99 75 58 98). 

This initiative is a continuation of the “Exchange of Entrepreneurs” Project implemented by PJC and TEPAV in the framework of the "Support to the Armenia-Turkey Normalization Process" project. 

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