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APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR THE SAB FOUNDATION SOCIAL INNOVATION AND DISABILITY EMPOWERMENT AWARDS 2022


About the Opportunity:

Applications for the 12th annual SAB Foundation Social Innovation Awards and 7th annual Disability Empowerment Awards are open for entry. Entrepreneurs and innovators who have developed products and services that assist the country’s most vulnerable communities including women, youth, people living with disabilities and those living in rural areas are strongly encouraged to apply.


The Social Innovation Awards: are aimed at innovators, social entrepreneurs, institutions and social enterprises with prototypes or early-stage businesses that can solve social problems. These products, services, business models and processes should directly address the challenges faced by low-income women, youth, people living with disabilities, or people living in rural areas.


The Disability Empowerment Awards Awards are social enterprises that have come up with innovative solutions that improve access to the economy and/ or solutions for people living with disabilities, while generating enough revenue to become sustainable over time. People living with disabilities in South Africa face many social and economic barriers and the current unemployment rate in this sector stands at over 70%.



Benefits to the Opportunity:

  • R200 000 to R1.3 million Investment

  • Business Coaching and Mentorship and Technical Support

  • Access to Markets


Submission Deadline:

25 March 2022



To Apply, please click:

https://sabfoundation.co.za/



For more information, please click:

https://sabfoundation.co.za/news-1/2022/2/18/applications-for-the-sab-foundations-social-innovation-and-disability-empowerment-awards-2022-are-open



Contact Details:

email: sabfoundation@za.sabmiller.com

Tel: 011 881 8111 / 8417


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