Awards and Fellowships

One potential source of funding for green and social entreprenuers is through an award, competition or fellowship.  These program vary and include cash prizes for one-time contests, seed funding for new ventures, and later-stage funding for existing organizations.  Note that some of these program provide funding for non-profit ventures only.

The amount of funding provided by these programs vary, but can be as large as $1 million.  These programs also can provide a variety of other resources beneficial for entreprenuers, including technical assistance and connection to a network of other entreprenuers.

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Green and Social Entreprenuership Awards, Competitions and Fellowships: