Young Agripreneurs Project

“Promoting entrepreneurship among the young generation in the agricultural sector”

To register for the “Young Agripreneurs Cyprus” programme, complete the form below or download the form as a PDF document at the end of the document.The registration form must be completed and sent by e-mail to: Andri.Kyriacou@imhbusiness.com by 15 February 2021For more information: +35722505555


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    PACKSHOT

    THE PROGRAMME

    The “Young Agripreneurs Cyprus” programme encourages young people to become entrepreneurs through the development of business plans which will result in an innovative agricultural product or service. The aim of the programme is to promote agricultural entrepreneurship among youth and inform young people about the benefits of the European Union’s Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) through the use of innovative and youth-friendly approaches.

    The programme is being implemented in the framework of the project CAPturing the Future Generation, which is funded by the IMCAP programme of the European Union.

    WHO IT’S FOR

    • University students and academics
    • Secondary school students and teachers

    WHAT IT INCLUDES

    • Training of the teams by specialists in areas such as:
      EU Common Agricultural Policy
      Agriculture-Livestock sector
      Cyprus agriculture
      Agriculture and tourism
      Development of business ideas/plans
      Creation of business teams
      Creation of business models
      Creation of business plans
      Branding-Marketing

    • Team support by specialists/mentors
      for the development of their business plan through
      meetings.

    • StartUp Competition:
      The programme will conclude with a competition among
      the teams, in which the three best teams with the best
      entrepreneurial ideas will be awarded.

    • Agricultural Entrepreneurship Conference:
      The conference will provide participants with a platform
      via which they will pitch their business plans to potential
      investors/businesses. The three winning teams will be
      announced at the conference.

    REGISTRATION

    Interested parties should form groups of five (maximum) and one academic/teacher. The registration form must be completed here or downloaded and completed and sent by e-mail to: Andri.Kyriacou@imhbusiness.com by 15 February 2021.

    TIMETABLE

    BENEFITS

    • Training and support by specialists/mentors on developing a business plan in the agricultural sector
    • Access to educational material on agricultural development and entrepreneurship
    • Access to online lectures and videos for enhancing and deepening knowledge
    • Exchange of experiences and best practices
    • Networking with major companies in Cyprus
    • Opportunity of implementing their idea
    • Contact with outstanding representatives of their sector
    • Opportunity for the future development of their idea
    • Awards

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