Application Due Date: 15 th May, 2019

FAWE welcomes applications for grants to support the Scholars Entrepreneurship efforts under the Mastercard Structure Scholars Entrepreneurship Fund (SEF) that will be executed from March 2019 to March2021


The SEF targets at supporting imaginative and ingenious Scholars’ company concepts to allow them proficiently and favorably add to socio-economic advancement of their communities/countries. The job will be executed in Rwanda and administered by FAWE Rwanda. The target group is the FAWE-Mastercard Structure Scholars and alumni at tertiary education levels in Rwanda.

Scholars Entrepreneurship Fund (SEF) is a grant developed by the Mastercard Structure in reaction to Scholars’ and partner organizations’ ask for scholars/community income improvement. SEF incorporates Scholars in all procedures varying from style, execution and follow-up with the goal of changing not just the private Scholars however likewise the neighborhood at big. The proposed projectsare anticipated to continue beyond the financing phaseandas such, development will be reported to FAWE on a quarterlybasisfor a duration of not less than 5 years or as will be identified by FAWE.

The application duration for the Preliminary (Round I) ranges from 29 th March, 2019 to 15 th May, 2019.

The grant is supported by the Mastercard Structure, administered by Online forum for African Women Educationalist (FAWE) and executed by FAWE Rwanda. The call targets Scholars and alumni at tertiary education levels.


A task lead who should:

Be a FAWE Mastercard Structure continuous Scholar at the University of Rwanda or INES-Ruhengeri

Be a Mastercard Structure Scholars Program Alumni

Have an organisation idea/project to be executed in Rwanda

Send just one company idea/project per round.

Submission of for an organisation idea/project will be by a private or by a little group (max.5 members which might likewise consist of not more than 2 non-Scholars at their university). The financing duration ranges from March 2019 to March 2021 with possible financing for any single job varying from a minimum of USD 500 to an optimum of USD 5,000

How to Use:

All applications should be sent through an online application offered.
Applications through other systems will neither be accepted nor examined.
For each application, there should be a lead candidate to whom all interaction associated to the job will be interacted.
To use, the lead candidate should produce an account or check in as an agent of the business/project concept.


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To Find Out More:

See the Authorities Web Page of the FAWE Mastercard Structure Scholars Entrepreneurship Fund 2019

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