Young individuals or group of people venturing their own business or social projects with demonstrated, measurable and positive social and economic impact are invited to apply for Anzisha Prize 2014. The prize is given to young individuals who have taken a new or better approach to a pressing problem or business opportunity within her/his community, and whose business or social project has the potential to grow or be replicated with support and investment.
Eligibility Criteria –
Applicant must be between the ages of 15 and 22 years old.
Applicant’s business or project must be up and running. The Anzisha Prize is not for great ideas or business plans – applicant must have already started, and be able to prove it!
The business, invention or social project can be in any field or industry (science and technology, civil society, arts and culture, sports, etc.). Any kind of venture is welcome to apply.
Groups or teams can apply (for example, maybe you have 2 or 3 co-founders who started your business or project together), however applicants must choose one person to apply for the prize, on behalf of the group. This individual must be one of the founding members.
For more information, please visit Apply for Anzisha Prize page.