IGNITE is a short course designed to help young people understand how passion, values and purpose can go hand in hand with profit for social good.
Throughout the duration of the course, you will be supported to develop your strengths and skills to explore your ideas and consider turning them into a socially driven enterprise. There are 12 places available on the program which will run through a variety of mediums in February and March 2022. At the end of the course there will be an opportunity to pitch your ideas to a funding panel who may be able to support you to turn your ideas into social enterprise reality.
IGNITE is open to participants from all walks of life, regardless of background, circumstance, or ability. The program is fully funded and will be fully inclusive to participants needs.
- Applicants must reside in Dumfries and Galloway or The Scottish Borders.
- Ideally applicants will be between 16 and 25 years of age. However, if a suitable candidate shows a keen interest from the 25-30 bracket they will also be considered on merit.
- Applicants will have time to fully commit to the program in its entirety which will entail around one day a week for up to 8 weeks between February and March 2022.
Application Deadline Monday 17th January 2022