The #BagToTheFuture Awards
Open call for the for the environmental challenge aimed at tackling single use plastic bags in Egypt
We’re looking for you!
- ‘Responsible Alternatives’ Rewarding the best innovative idea or project providing alternatives to single use plastic bags.
- ‘Responsible Choices’ Rewarding the best idea or project tackling the way in which we use and consume single use plastic bags.
VeryNile is an initiative led by two dynamic Business Support Organization based in Egypt, that together with SCP/RAC are promoting this challenge. We invite you to find out more by clicking “HERE”
- The challenge is quantified at a total value of 280.000EGP in which VeryNile is offering an incubation and mentorship program for a duration of 4 months with expert guidance, a customized program conceived by entrepreneurs who know how to bring an idea to market and who will help the selected teams to create a sustainable business model, achieve a first market penetration and create horizontal and vertical synergies with diversified actors. The awardees will have the opportunity to participate in the national event organized by SCP/RAC in September where they will pitch their product in front of an audience and VeryNile will help maximize the visibility of the initiatives through a tailored marketing campaign and dissemination. Upon completion of the incubation process each of the awarded candidates will receive a seed funding of up to 30,000 EGP each to be spent on the implementation of the project. This shall take place at a final award ceremony that will allow candidates to exhibit their initiatives, hence gathering attention from buyers and financial institutions.
Who is eligible ?
How to apply?