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Dream Builder Programme to Empower Young South African Women for Higher Education and fulfilling Economic Potential

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted July 19, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on July 25, 2019
The Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) logo
The Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) logo

The Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) invites applications for Dream Builder Programme for enrolling young women in Institutions of higher educations and to empower their economic potential and practical skills needed to create investable and profitable businesses.

The main aim of Dreams Girl Academy is to implement a structure that would promote young women to reach their highest fulfillment and, to provide opportunities for volunteer work in order to help the community. In addition to driving education amongst young female learners the program endeavours to create all-round wellness in teen girls focusing on areas such as, Life Design, Entrepreneurship & Career, Health & Spiritual Wellness, Etiquette & Grooming and Dignity.

The programme
- is open to aspiring and startup female entrepreneurs in the STEM, Commercial & Creative fields
- will provide education resources, foster networks that support access to funding.

Utilize This Offer

Applicants must: a) be 21-35 years old; b) be South African citizen or legal resident; c) live and be able to travel to one of the training venues.

You cannot apply for this programme if you are in full time employment or seeking full time employment.

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Jill Langhus
Jul 20, 2019
Jul 20, 2019

Thanks, Ana!

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 12, 2019
Aug 12, 2019

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply;
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills.
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and use its filters (right upper corner) to find what really suits you.
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others.
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests - tell these stories too. They will enlighten and inspire the sisterhood.