National Social Enterprise Challenge 2017

  • Summary


    SingYouth Hub and Alp Group are co-organizing a social entrepreneurship competition across universities and private institutions (18-29 years old) in Singapore. The top 3 teams from each category with the highest fundraise for the charity of their choice will be awarded attractive prizes. 

    Objective


    • To empower youths to be young change makers in Singapore through healthy competition.
    • To provide exposure and opportunities for charities to be adopted as causes as well as providing youths with exposure of the non-profit sector
    • To instill entrepreneurial skills in the younger generation through the journey of carrying out their VIA project.

    Categories


    • Community Chest
    • Environment
    • Animals
    • Others

    Timeline


    1.) Registration (July)

    On first week of July, all teams will gather and pitch their business idea for 3 minutes. The Judges will decide on the team that they wish to mentor. There should be 10 finalised teams.

    2.) Capacity building (August – September)

    Finalised teams must attend 2 workshops comprising 6 modules that will provide the foundation needed to carry out the teams’ social enterprise.

    Teams will decide on a beneficiary and submit the first draft of their proposal. Proposals will be improved on with the help of mentors/entrepreneurs.

    Once the proposals are sufficiently ready and approved, teams can proceed to contact their selected beneficiary and embark on the execution of their projects.

    3.) Project Execution (December)

    Teams will start on their projects. 

    4.) Prize presentation (Jan 2018)

    Teams, mentors and beneficiaries involved in the competition would be invited to attend for the Social Entrepreneurship Challenge Awards Ceremony.

    The top 3 teams would be pre-notified so that they could share their learning experiences throughout the competitions.

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    List of official sponsors:

    • National Youth Council
    • Sin Mue Mue Pte Ltd
    • Sticky
    • 8 Days
    • TimeZone
    • Ribena
    • Crocodile
    • Polaroid
    • Collin’s Movers
    • BIC
    • Entrepreneurship Hub Pte Ltd
    • Furma Riverfront Hotel

    Photos of Social Enterprise Challenge 2014

 

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