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On July 28th at the Central Communications Service under the President of Kazakhstan was held a press conference with the member of the Council of the «Bolashak» Association, Chairman of the Board of the «Damu» Fund Kanysh Tuleushin.
According to the Competition’s Regulation, young people from all over Kazakhstan between 18 to 29 years old are eligible to participate.
The Startups Projects Competition awards grants from the «Bolashak» Association in 3 categories, namely 7 mln tenge for the 1st place, 6 mln tenge - the 2nd place, and 5 mln tenge for the 3rd place, as well as 15 mln tenge from the United Nations Development Program in the Republic of Kazakhstan to develop projects in the sphere of «green economy» .
Besides, the authors of the most interesting ideas will receive the investments and the support from the «Damu» Fund.
Deadline for receipt of applications is September, 23 (incl); all documents are accepted at the «Damu» Fund’s regional business service centers (see below). Winners will be announced on November, 26 during the Marathon of business plans.
The «Startup «Bolashak” Competition implies two stages. During the first stage the Competition committee members will select no less than 20 most interesting ideas, and the authors will get an opportunity to take business trainings.
During the second stage the authors of 10 best projects will develop business plans together with the consultants and professional mentors.
One of the national TV channels is expected to broadcast the «Startup «Bolashak» Competition in the form of reality show.
Considered as a tool to support business initiatives of youth the «Startup «Bolashak» Competition is intended to promote the implementation of the National Plan of the Head of State, called «100 concrete steps».
Organizers and partners: «Bolashak» Association; «Damu» Fund; UNDP in Kazakhstan.
Sponsors: JSC «KazInvestBank» and JSC «Qazaq Banki» .
For all the latest information please call: 8 (7172) 707-669