arun-csi-challengeARUN has recently started a movement – “cloud social investment”, aiming to solve social issues by promoting investment from Japanese companies into social business across Asia. We have launched the Cloud Social Investment Challenge 2016, a call to the organizations that confront social issues in Asia using innovative business models.

ARUN is a Japanese impact investment organization and we recently launched a new movement – “cloud social investment”, aiming to solve social issues by promoting investment from Japanese companies into social business across Asia. We believe that your business potential can greatly expand by leveraging this opportunity and therefore would like to draw your attention. Application deadline for this challenge is on 31st October 2016.

Selected applicants can raise investments of up to $ 50,000 and will be provided with management support and advice from ARUN’s partners and investors. The timeline for the program is as follows.

Program Timeline

September 15 ~ October 31 2016: Application period. Please apply through our website or by replying to this email.

Early November 2016: Document screening and selection by ARUN

Middle December 2016: Online presentation session for those who pass through the first stage. *more details to be announced shortly

End of December 2016: Final selection. Finalists will be announced on our website.

Please apply via http://arunseed.jp/en/csi_challenge_sign_up/

More information http://arunseed.jp/en/csi_challenge_2016/  

In this contest, you will not only earn funds for your business but also gain a chance to build connection with Japanese companies. We offer you with an opportunity to exhibit your talents and realize your business potential!

Please do not hesitate to contact cis[at]arunseed.jp if you have any questions.