Inviting applications for DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia 2016
Intellecap partners the DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia 2016 (SVC Asia 2016).
As internet speeds increase,we're becoming less connected with those that have no access to the web. Industry and food production is at an all time high, yet children starve. There's an abundance of information, yet illiteracry still prevails. The world grows ever smaller, yet we are becoming less connected to our neighbours.Your idea's time has come Here's another chance for you to make a difference. DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia is back With more impact categories and more opportunities to shine. You can chose to create change. The future is in your hands. What will your ideas change?
As the third consecutive year of the challenge, SVC Asia will identify and support new social ventures the demonstrate scalability, sustainability and social impact potential across the region. More than 300 individuals and corporate partners from across Asia will be involved as judges, mentors, facilitators and speakers. The SVC Asia participants will get support on starting a social enterprise through regional workshops and online resources. The Semi-finalists will be flown to Singapore to receive coaching and one-to-one mentoring, before undergoing two rounds of judging in August 2016. The winners will receive their award and prizes totalling over S$175,000 to be used as seed funding for their social ventures.