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DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 15 SEPTEMBER 2019! Calling all social entrepreneurs in Hawassa. Apply to our Big Ideas for Children Accelerator!

Do you have a big idea that could improve early childhood development, pre-primary and primary school education or women's economic empowerment in Hawassa?​



Birr 40,000!


Apply now and your idea could become reality! Successful applicants will receive a start-up grant of ETB 40,000 and coaching in design thinking, leadership, business development and more. Apply by September 15th, 2019 with your idea to make a big impact on children’s lives!


Your solution must improve either:

early childhood development, 

pre and primary education, or

women's economic empowerment in Hawassa

For more information about the eligibility criteria click here.

Apply by September 15, 2019

with your BIG idea to make a BIG impact on children’s lives!

Apply by downloading the application forms below, filling them in and emailing them to [email protected] 

Download the application forms below.

If you experience any difficulty filling out the forms, please contact us at [email protected]

You must fill out the application in English or in Amharic. 

English Application Form

Click the green link below to download.

English Application Form

Amharic Application Form

Click the green link below to download.

Amharic Application Form


Having trouble with the application forms?
If you are experiencing issues accessing the forms or filling them out,
please email [email protected] or call 0929107877.



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