Young Entrepreneurs from Dailekh awarded NPR 50,000 for their business idea

By ruth on September 11, 2018

Three young entrepreneurs, members of the CONNECT Future Entrepreneurs' Club (FEC) in Dailekh, were among participants at the YUNUS Social Business Challenge 2018 and were awarded investment of NPR 50,000 for their business plan “Hariyo Paat Sabaiko Saath”.

In total ten teams pitched their business ideas at the final round of the YUNUS Social Business Challenge held in Kathmandu on 26th August 2018, including two teams of FEC members.

RAP3 CONNECT partnered with YUNUS Social Business Centre (YSBC) to deliver business plan writing workshops for FEC members in Dhangadhi and Neplagunj and to link FEC members to new opportunities for learning and a wider network of aspiring entrepreneurs and mentors.  

CONNECT has establish two FECs, in partnership with National Academy of Science and Technology, Dhangadhi and Narayan Campus, Dailekh, to create platforms that inspire youth, enable them to develop business ideas and share with broader networks to access mentoring and incubation support.  

Read more about the Future Enrepreneurs' Clubs.