One Young World invites applications and nominations for the  Entrepreneur of the Year Award at the One Young World Summit 2020 in Munich, Germany.

The rates of global unemployment, the catastrophic effects of climate change, and the challenges of globalisation all pose significant problems. The skills of young entrepreneurs, equipped with rapid technological advancements, are overcoming these barriers around the world.

At the heart of every start-up or enterprise is the drive to solve the problem. One Young World believes that the next generation of young entrepreneurs are here to do more than create the next convenient solution – they are here to take on the world’s major challenges.

One Young World’s Entrepreneur of the Year 2020 was created to identify and promote 5 of the world’s most revolutionary entrepreneurs under 35 who are having a positive global impact and inspiring others with their leadership.

Worth of Award

In addition to receiving the award:

  • Access to the entirety of the One Young World Summit 2020 in Munich
  • Hotel accommodation on a private basis between 13 and 17 (inclusive) October 2020
  • The cost of travel to and from Munich (flights in economy)
  • Catering, which includes breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Transport between the Summit accommodation and the Summit venue

Eligibility

To be considered for the award, nominees must:

  • Be aged between 18 and 35 years old
  • Exemplify leadership in their field.
  • Demonstrate the importance of entrepreneurship as a way to effect positive change.
  • Have achieved tangible and material entrepreneurial success [revenue and number of employees can indicate this].

How to Apply

You can apply or nominate by filling out the form on their website

Deadline: Applications close April 23, 2020

 

Click here for more details and to apply

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