Apply now for Entrepergirl 2018 – the female entrepreneurship contest

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There is less than a week left to apply for the Entrepregirl contest!

After inspiring more than 200 Bulgarian girls to dare and share their ideas with the world for its fifth edition, Entrepregirl has gone international. Any girl aged 16 to 25, who is not afraid to share her idea can do so by November 25, 2018, through the platform: www.entrepregirlbg.com. The entrepreneurial idea may be related to social, culture, business, digital or any other matters – there are no limitations.

On December 12, the short-listed 10 candidates will present their ideas during a live pitching session before an international jury. The session will be hosted online using the latest virtual communication technology.

A special webinar led by a top expert will discuss key topics as the building of entrepreneurial attitude, effective presentation of ideas, and the golden rules of the entrepreneurial world.

Let’s build entrepreneurial skills, inspire motivation to achieve professional goals from a young age and connect with top-level international professionals!

Here is what the previous perticipants are saying about the Competition:

What would you like to tell the girls who are currently wondering whether to apply with their ideas?

“Do not give yourself time to wonder. If at least once you had the thought of “whether to apply” than you have to do it at all costs. Because if you believe strongly in yourself, others will believe as well. Be uncompromising!”Rosie Marinova (28), Winner 2015, “Create your oun DNA melody”

“Just do it. You won’t lose anything! You only win- friends, advices, practice and really positive full with emotions day! Don’t hesitate, your idea is wonderful!”Moryana Filipova (18), Winner 2017, “Moryana” – design clothing

How about the reward? Was it interesting and useful for you?

“The training in The Business Institute’s aMBA program was a true trump card for my intellectual development. I have acquired complex knowledge that still helps me to create bridges between science and business.”Rosie Marinova (28), Winner 2015, “Create your oun DNA melody”

“It was amazing! Actually I had no idea what was the award until the first classes. I was the youngest in the group and it was hard in the beginning but I learnt a lot of new things.” Moryana Filipova (18), Winner 2017, “Moryana” – design clothing


In general, what would you like to share about the Competition?

“You showed me how many meters are there in the road to the sky, I made myself wings out of sturdy willpower, and now – I learn to fly!”Borislava Kasavulcheva (18) – “Guest house”, Entrepregirl 2016

“Entrepregirl helped me realize that the unique and correct road to success are the attempts and actions. My project to unite all co-working spaces in Bulgaria – Apt19, to this day is developing successfully, and major dreams are already achievable and tangible!”Petya Petkova (24) – “APT19”, Entrepregirl 2017

 

The Entrepregirl competition is organized by the Bulgarian Centre of Women in Technology (BCWT) with the financial support of DELL EMC, SAP and Financial Times, and our partners from 8+ European countries: JA Bulgaria, Founder Institute, MOVE.BG, ABLE, Coding Girls, Women TechMakers Sofia, Women Who Code, Rails Girls, Bulgarian Fund for Women,  PWN Sofia, PWN Global, PWN Bucharest, Women in Tech Macedonia, Consulio, VEDOMA, INTERA, Innovation Center Banja Luka, Tehnopolis – Innovations and Entrepreneurship Center, Access Masters Tour, Global Women in Tech, Qlab.

 

Bulgarian Centre of Women in Technology

hello@bcwt.bg

 

Yana Dalekova – Project Lead

yana.dalekova@bcwt. Bg

0359 889 755 552

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