Are you an ambitious social enterprise in Egypt working towards environment sustainability or renewable energy?

Do you have a proven, measured impact model, but need support in scaling it up and making it financially sustainable?

Do you dream of scaling your efforts to sustain the environment across Egypt and beyond?

Alfanar is currently accepting applications for its Environment Sustainability Seed Cycle.  

We invite ambitious social enterprises in Egypt to apply. Five social enterprises will be selected to participate in a six month high-engagement management support and customised training programme designed to help them scale their impact, strengthen their operations and grow their financial sustainability.  

The programme provides participating social enterprises with funding, training, management support, and mentorship from passionate and engaged experts in the social enterprise and environment spaces.  Upon completion, successful participants will receive a 200,000 EGP financial award. A select group will move on to receive business planning and become eligible for Alfanar's three-year long-term investment package of strategic funding, management support and data analytics.

Application deadline: 13 Aug 2022

Eligibility criteria:

  • Operating a social enterprise implementing innovative, effective environment sustainability strategies for a minimum of two years
  • Running or growing a self-generated revenue model that aims to achieve financial sustainability beyond grants and donations
  • Headed by a backable chief executive and strong management team
  • Aspiring to scale impact beyond current reach
  • Open and interested in receiving transformative technical assistance and management support
  • Registered under the Egyptian law; individuals are not eligible

If your social enterprise is ready and excited to engage in a transformative growth process and meets the eligibility criteria, please fill in the following application form and email it to [email protected] before the mentioned deadline.

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