Better Living Challenge 2014

The Better Living Challenge is a call to designers and innovators; manufacturers and retailers; students and professionals; self-taught designers and tradesmen; architects and engineers; to develop home improvement solutions that support a better quality of life for all. Three winners will each win a package of support services valued at Rand 500,000 (Rs 25 Lakh … Continue reading “Better Living Challenge 2014”

Skoch Financial Inclusion India Awards 2014

Nominations are being invited for the Skoch Financial Inclusion and Deepening Award 2014 which will be presented at a conference being held from the 20th-21st June 2014 at the India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi. Skoch Financial Inclusion Awards 2014 Skoch financial Sector Awards seek to recognize people, projects and institutions that have made … Continue reading “Skoch Financial Inclusion India Awards 2014”

Zayed Future Energy Prize 2015 – Submissions now open

Submissions and nominations for the 2015 Zayed Future Energy Prize are now open . The Zayed Future Energy Prize is an annual US$4 million (Rs 24 Crore) award which recognizes individuals, organisations and schools who have made significant strides to advance the fields of renewable energy and sustainability. Zayed Future Energy Prize 2015 This year submissions … Continue reading “Zayed Future Energy Prize 2015 – Submissions now open”

Innovation in Farm-to-Market Logistics – IAN & Michelin Incubation

The Indian Angel Network and Michelin program for Supporting innovation in Farm-to-Market Logistics About the program Called F2ML, the program is designed to provide mentoring, access to funding and technical assistance by industry experts to innovators whose solutions will help make the food supply chain operate more efficiently i.e. faster, better, cheaper and generate less waste. … Continue reading “Innovation in Farm-to-Market Logistics – IAN & Michelin Incubation”

Call for Proposals – Innovation in Secondary Education 2014

The private donors and donor advisors that comprise the Partnership to Strengthen Innovation and Practice in Secondary Education (PSIPSE) announce a US $13 million Call for Proposals on secondary education The focus of the 2014 call is to both increase secondary education access and improve learning outcomes for marginalized populations. THE CONTEXT In many developing … Continue reading “Call for Proposals – Innovation in Secondary Education 2014”

International Master in Microfinance for Entrepreneurship

In recent decades, microfinance has expanded all over the world as a tool to promote entrepreneurship, as well as social and financial inclusion of society’s most marginalized members. At present, microfinance programmes are attempting to improve the living conditions of more than 200 million poor families The International Master in Microfinance for Entrepreneurship (6th edition) … Continue reading “International Master in Microfinance for Entrepreneurship”

Social Entrepreneur of the Year – India 2014 awards

Jubilant Bhartia Foundation and Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship are pleased to announce the’Social Entrepreneur of the Year'(SEOY)Award for 2014 for India. Applicants are invited to participate and share their innovation. The deadline for receiving first round applications is May 31, 2014. Finalists will be selected following an intensive search and selection process, including expert reviews and site visits. … Continue reading “Social Entrepreneur of the Year – India 2014 awards”