AVPN Global Conference 2023 | 20 - 22 June 2023


Shine Program Bangalore: Call for Applications

By Swiss Re Foundation





Date & time

13 May 2022


12 June 2022

About this event

Swiss Re Foundation, together with Swiss Re, Ashoka and BOOKBRIDGE, is launching the 2022-2023 edition of Shine Program, which supports next generation social innovators in translating their ideas and solutions into scalable business models to maximize social impact. We are looking for early-stage entrepreneurs in India, who are trying to address challenges in the areas of Natural Hazard and Climate Risk Management (climate smart agriculture, disaster risk reduction, Transformation to net zero – e.g. renewable energy, afforestation, recycling, ) and Access to Health (including healthy nutrition)

The selected social entrepreneur will go through a six-month immersive nurture program during which they will be partnered with Swiss Re experts and leadership & business coaches to develop a financially feasible and scalable business plan that can have tangible social impact.

In addition, at the end of the Shine Program, the selected innovator stands a chance to win financial award of up to INR 20 00 000 to fuel their growth.

For more information and contact details please download the Shine Bangalore brochure here.

How to submit the application?

Please fill in the application form here before June 12, 2022.

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