This session will focus on social entrepreneurship and how Scholars can launch their own social project or social enterprise. Scholars will gain an understanding of 10 practical steps to follow when considering setting up a social project or organsation, how to choose a scoial issue and explore your idea, and key factors for planning your social project or organisation set up. We'll cover what you should cover in your business plan and how to seek support from a social mentor.

Scholars will leave the session with practical experience and having practiced thinking about what your own social venture could be, mapping your own vision and mission statemnet, practicing writing your project or organisaition objectives, and practicing your elevator pitch.

This training is open to Commonwealth Scholars only.

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