I Can- Young Entrepreneurs Program  (11-17 years)- Closing Date 24 July 2020

I Can- Young Entrepreneurs Program (11-17 years)

Background

I CAN program aims to develop skills for young people with entrepreneurial flair, but do not have the opportunity to do so because of limited resources and support.  Although it is not new to us in terms of supporting young on this subject, however this is our first program to provide such an opportunity that has three elements to it which are Learning, Mentoring and Seed Fund. So it is a pilot phase for us.

About The program 

Of recent we have recognised a growing number of young people setting off their entrepreneurial journey at a very young age. No-one can underestimate the power and sharp minds that young people have. As such, at Active Horizons we would like to prepare these young people to fully achieve in their long-term plans of becoming successful entrepreneurs.

We will exclusively offer this support to young people predominantly from marginalised backgrounds this includes, from low income families, excluded from school, at risk of crime, in care, Black Minority and Ethnic community including migrant and refugees.

Who is it for 

You should be age 11-17 years.

Project is mainly open to those who have less opportunities which is usually from families with low income households, Black Minority community, in care, at risk of crime and excluded from school.

We have limited spaces due to little resources as an organisation. But, with a view to scale the project once we secure any more resources as we are continually fundraising.

What will you get out of it

  • A safe platform to learn and develop yourself.
  • How to start and run a business from a small idea
  • Build confidence
  • Mentoring
  • Seed Fund
  • Safe platform learn and develop yourself
  • Communication skills
  • Meet like-minded young people

How to Apply

Basic requirements is to at least have a business/project idea that you wan to develop.

Application should be made by 24 July 2020 at 12pm. We will assess the and make decision by 27 July 2020 we inform you of the outcome. Please note that making an application does not guarantee a place especially if we exceed the number of spaces we are offering. But want to encourage you to make an application.

APPLY HERE! - Application process is very simple: Complete  Application Form

Or

Send a Video: you can send a 3 minutes video to info@activehorizons.org.uk-  and also complete the online short form with only your name, contact details and next of keen details, but leave out the project details part by writing I have sent Video.  On your video you should introduce your self. Tell us about your idea and how you think this program will support you to achieve.

or  WhatsApp your video to 073 05799625 - When you whats app your video you will need to state your name and complete the online short form with only your name, contact details and next of keen details, but leave out the project details part.

Timetable

Activities will take place online, and delivered in various engaging ways, this summer. You will NEED to commit to attend all sessions.

Kick off date is Wed 29 July 2020, 5 August , 12 August 18 August , 26 August. Activities will comprise of 5 webinars, then followed by 3, one to one mentoring sessions. Then finalise with a celebration of your achievements. If you need to speak to us feel free to contact us.

Download program information: I Can_ PDF      

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I Can- Young Entrepreneurs Program (11-17 years)- Closing Date 24 July 2020
  • Organized by: Benjamin
  • Venue: All sessions will be delivered digitally
  • Phone: 07305799625
  • Email: info@activehorizons.org.uk