Tripoli Youth Entrepreneurs
The main objective is to support local youth entrepreneurs in the establishment of start-ups in most vulnerable areas of the North,
with the overall aim of spurring a sense of local entrepreneurship, expanding income opportunities for youth and stimulating local economic activity.
SCOPE OF WORK
The support includes identifying key competitive sectors within the region and selecting and supporting youth entrepreneurs in setting up new competitive businesses within these sectors through the realization of business plan competitions and the provision of cash grants for the winners, training in business related skills, coaching and mentoring of entrepreneurs as well as support in marketing of products and services. In this relation the scope of work includes the identification of business incubation services required to enhance the sustainability and competitiveness of the newly established start-ups.
1- Participants should be Lebanese above 21 years
2- Team up with at least 2 Lebanese partners
Be one of the 4 winning projects that will win a grant up to $15,000
1-Carry out a rapid assessment of key economic sectors with potential for establishment of new start-ups in the identified geographical area.
2- Screening of applications to select 20 applications
3- Interviewing and Choice of top 8 businesses
4- Training on Entrepreneurship and Business Advanced Knowledge for the 8 groups
5- Final selection of the 4 Businesses
6- Cash Grant disbursement
7- BIAT future support interventions required for each start-up
Deadline for application submission 11th of January 2016 by 4:00 P.M.