Climate-KIC Journey - Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summer School

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  • Bulgaria
  • Cyprus
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Netherlands
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom
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Overview

Join other top graduates this Summer on a 3 week journey across Europe with a €1,000 scholarship, which will develop your entrepreneurial skills and climate expertise to the next level with the The Climate-KIC Journey Summer school. You will go through an exciting process of personal development, whilst creating business ideas related to climate change adaptation and mitigation, and upon completion you will posses a newly honed mindset and skillset to make a real difference.

Details

The Journey is the world’s largest climate innovation summer school. It brings together students and professionals from all over the world.

The Journey summer school provides you with climate change knowledge combined with entrepreneurship skills, allowing you to create – together with people from a wide range of backgrounds – a business model which will help our environment.

At the end of the Journey you will have the tools to market your own sustainable product or service, be able to position and pitch your own business idea and will have the right entrepreneurial tools to help you design and further develop your idea. Jump-start your future entrepreneurial path in climate change adaptation and mitigation!

Applicants can choose between a 3-week and a 5-week programme. Here you can see the difference between the two programmes.

Climate-KIC is Europe’s largest public-private innovation partnership, working together to address the challenge of climate change through innovative solutions. 

The Climate-KIC Journey Summer school is offering an exciting opportunity for Non-EU and EU (No Fee*) Students to showcase and develop their climate expertise, entrepreneurial spirit and innovation skills, through a unique hands on learning experience

Over the 3 weeks, you will go through an exciting process of personal development, whilst creating business ideas related to climate change adaptation and mitigation, and upon completion you will posses a newly honed mindset and skillset to make a real difference.

Applicants can choose between a 3-week and a 5-week programme.

At the end of the Journey you will have the tools to market your own sustainable product or service, be able to position and pitch your own business idea and will have the right entrepreneurial tools to help you design and further develop your idea. Jump-start your future entrepreneurial path in climate change adaptation and mitigation!

The Journey is the right place to gain entirely new skills and a mindset to really make a difference.

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Eligibility

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Dates:

Deadline: February 01, 2017


Cost/funding for participants:

Prize 

  • A €1000 scholarship for a place on the Journey. 
  • The summer school fee includes accommodation for the 3-weeks, tuition, coaching, online modules, and travel between the two locations. Meals on most days are also provided.   
  • Successful applicants are required to submit an official application on the official Journey portal as a part of the admissions process. Details will be provided if shortlisted. 

*Fees For EU students (holders of an EU/EEA/Swiss passport or students full time enrolled at a European institution during the 2016/17 academic year) there is NO fee to take part in the Journey, you can directly apply at http://journey.climate-kic.org/ . For all other participants there is a fee €4800. With the scholarship, the fee is reduced to €3800.

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