Study tours for social entrepreneurs // expired

Sector: Social entrepreneurship
Type: Study tour
Organiser: House of Europe: British Council
Location: Latvia
Deadline: 17 November 2019 at 15.00 Kyiv time


This open call is finished. Stay tuned for the next calls in 2020.


This opportunity is perfectly suitable for:

 ■ Social entrepreneurs or those working for a social enterprise in a managerial position

 ■ Social enterprise activists

 ■ Trainers and experts on social entrepreneurship

What is it all about?

This opportunity offers 

 ■ Participation in a 5-day study tour, during which participants will 

 ■ Look at different aspects of social enterprise including enabling policies, business strategy and business models, product development, social responsibility business principles, sustainability, etc.

 ■ Experience different models and approaches existing in countries across the EU.


5 days

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What do I get?

■ 5-day study tour

■ Travel costs, accommodation, and per diem expenses covered

■ Exposure to inspiring social enterprise models and ideas in other countries 

■ Opportunity to increase your skills and knowledge regarding successful social enterprise for use back home

■ New partnerships and links with EU social entrepreneurs and specialists

What do I need to apply?

■ Confirmation that you are a resident of Ukraine and at least 18 years old.

■ The social enterprise(s) that you are involved in should have been operating for at least two years in Ukraine.

■ Your professional CV

■ Motivation letter

People with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply.

Good to know:

■ Only individual applications are eligible, group applications are not. 

■ You can apply only for one study tour within one call. 

■ If unsuccessful, you can apply again in the next call. 

■ You can take part only once in a House of Europe study tour. 

■ However, you may still be eligible to apply for other House of Europe opportunities.

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