We’re currently recruiting our next GSBI® Online Accelerator Cohort for social enterprises focused on serving migrants, refugees, and human trafficking survivors

Last year, we launched the GSBI Social Entrepreneurship at the Margins (SEM) 6-month accelerator program for social enterprises that serve or are led by migrants, refugees, and human trafficking survivors. With the success of that program, we are now launching our second SEM cohort that will kick off in October 2019.


Do you qualify?

  • Do you lead an existing for-profit, nonprofit, or hybrid social enterprise (not microenterprise), that has been in operation for one or more years?

  • Do you deliver products or services to:

    • undocumented migrants, refugees, or human trafficking survivors,
      OR

    • provide infrastructure to address challenges facing these vulnerable populations,
      OR

    • are led by migrants or refugees.

  • Are you willing to commit 3-6 hours per week to complete program deliverables and work with mentors online?

APPLY:

Key Dates

  • Applications due August 23, 2019

  • Finalists notified week of September 2019

  • GSBI Online accelerator program commences October 2019

  • GSBI Online accelerator program completion April 2020


About Our GSBI Program:

Download the Social Entrepreneurship at the Margins White Paper.

Download the Social Entrepreneurship at the Margins White Paper.

  • Our structured and validated curriculum has accelerated over 1000 social enterprises to meet operational excellence and prepare for investment.

  • Silicon Valley Mentors are your personal advisors. They will accompany you with expertise in innovation and entrepreneurship throughout the program.

  • NO CHARGE! All Miller Center GSBI accelerator programs are offered at no charge to selected social enterprises.

  • Miller Center delivers world-class accelerator programs that connect global social enterprise leaders with Silicon Valley business executives to develop more sustainable, scalable market-based solutions to the problems of those living in poverty around the world.


Social Entreprenuership at the Margins in the News!

KTVU interviews the 2018 Social Entrepreneurship at the Margins cohort

CBS reports on Miller Center’s Social Entrepreneurship at the Margins cohort



Social Entrepreneurship at the Margins IS SUPPORTED BY


Foundations or individuals wishing to learn more and support this program, contact Miller Center’s Director of Advancement,
Dave Harrison at dmharrison@scu.edu.


Banner photo courtesy of Courageous Kitchen. Thumbnail image for Zero Trafficking LLC licensed under Creative Commons Zero (CC0). Unless otherwise indicated, all other photos are courtesy of corresponding social enterprise.