AUA / IMPACT HUB YEREVAN / Fellowship Program

Description

The American University of Armenia (AUA) / Impact Hub Yerevan fellowship program is the initiative of the American University of Armenia and AUA’s Entrepreneurship and Product Innovation Center (EPIC) in collaboration with Impact Hub Yerevan to support AUA graduate & undergraduate students who are interested in developing a project, in any sphere or subject area, which aims to tackle a social problem.

Goal & Benefits

The goal of the fellowship is to support entrepreneurs by offering Impact Hub’s unique ecosystem, which includes:

  • professional individual coaching by Fellowships Manager
  • mentorship by entrepreneurs/professionals in their area of practice
  • membership at Impact Hub Yerevan with access to an inspiring space & infrastructure
  • peer-to-peer learning component and professional networking through facilitated events with a community of 250+ creative innovators
  • access to 100+ impact hubs around the world

* Please note: this fellowship program does not include financial assistance.

Timeline

The length of the fellowship will be 3 to 8 months depending on the scope of the project and is offered two to three times a year. Awards are competitive. There is a jury comprised of AUA and Impact Hub representatives.

Applications for the Fall-Winter round must be received by September 25th, 23:59.

Eligibility

Teams submitting applications must have at least one graduate or undergraduate student currently studying at the American University of Armeniawithin any college (i.e. Humanities and Social Sciences, Computer Science and Engineering, Business, Public Health). Other team members can be AUA alumni, students or graduates of other universities, or professionals.
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