"Give a woman a fish, feed her for a day."
"Teach a woman to fish, feed her for a lifetime."
"Teach a woman to run a fishing business, feed a village for a lifetime.
Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship at Santa Clara University in Silicon Valley provides rigorous training and executive mentorship to help social entrepreneurs soar.
Miller Center is passionate about the power of social entrepreneurship to transform the world. We focus on Climate Resilience for our planet and Women's Economic Empowerment. The world's poor and most vulnerable are bearing the brunt of climate change. Women make up half of the world's population yet represent 70% of the world's poor. Because women represent the majority, they carry a greater burden. They are also the ones actively leading their communities to find solutions.
If you are a social entrepreneur who aims to combat poverty and protect the planet, we invite you to apply to the GSBI. Whether you are a for-profit, nonprofit, or hybrid enterprise, we provide programs that are focused on your business model and tailored to your needs.
We are looking for entrepreneurs who:
Completed applications are evaluated on:
Interested? Learn more and apply today!
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