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Sankalp Africa Awards2022 - Call for Nominations until December 16

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted December 1, 2021 from Brazil
Expired on December 15, 2021
Sankalp Africa Awards2022 poster
Sankalp Africa Awards2022 poster

The Sankalp Awards is a celebration of outstanding social entrepreneurs and a showcase of innovative and successful businesses globally.

The 2021 Edition of Sankalp Global Awards is looking for social entrepreneurs who are mainstreaming impact, are making a positive impact on society, gaining hands-on experience and networking with a global community.

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The Sankalp Africa Awards recognize the work of those entrepreneurs who have been building a new system, an enabling ecosystem, which provides the right resources and environment for entrepreneurs to thrive and design the new world, a new movement to propel massive collective change, shared and valued by all.

Apply for the Sankalp Africa Awards 2021 if you meet the following criteria:
1. Impact:
Run a high-impact business that caters to rural, low-income, or disadvantaged communities in any of these five main sectors:
• Agriculture,
• Clean Energy and Climate Solutions,
• Financial Inclusion,
• Health, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene,
• Livelihoods and Future of Work(ers).
2. Scale:
Have a clear for-profit business model with high potential for scale.
3. Team:
Have an experienced and dedicated promoter team.
4. Investment:
Are looking for funding in the range of USD $100,000 – $1,000,000.
5. Market Fit: Have some proof of concept on the ground and are preferably generating revenues.

The Sankalp Africa Awards will be taking applications until 11.59 PM EAT on 16th December 2021.

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Dec 01, 2021
Dec 01, 2021

Friendly reminders:
1. Find and analyze open and closed grants opportunities that interest you. Try to discover:
• what they have in common, and
• how you can think ahead / plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Gather or update paperwork (certificates, attests, statements, resumes, letters of recommendation, etc.) and information usually required by calls such this one.
3. Write - baby steps... - and discuss a project draft, to validate within your group the priorities of the proposal(s) and to train your grant writing skills as well.
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your proposal / project. Start NOW!
5. Do visit regularly the World Pulse website to make customized searches for grant opportunities. How?
a) Click on the Menu (left upper corner);
b) Type the name of your country in the search area (blank space); click enter;
c) Click on Filters;
d) Click on Resource;
e) Browse the results (opportunities) that will show up, by chronological order of posting.
6. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests. Yes, tell these stories too... They will enlighten and inspire your network.
7. Share the opportunities that do not apply to you but can interest others.
8. Instead of copying this posting in order to share it, please forward the link of this page (repost it). Hence more people will get to know World Pulse, this website and / or its Resource Exchange section.

Best regards,

Ana Isabel

Jill Langhus
Dec 08, 2021
Dec 08, 2021

Thanks, Ana.