The program for transforming an idea into a real business is part of the project “Balkans Youth: Linking Education, Abilities and Partnership Potential in Regional Employment Practice” and is an international project implemented in Belgium, Montenegro, Turkey, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albania, Serbia and North Macedonia.

The main goal of the project is to contribute to youth entrepreneurial opportunities and to strengthen the employment prospects of the youth of the Western Balkans. The project started in March 2020 and will last until February 2023.

The program is intended for all young, ambitious and creative people who have an idea and want to transform it into a real business. Through this program, participants gain knowledge about what it means to run a business, what a company structure includes and what kind of documentation is needed for opening it, creating a business model and marketing strategy, placing a product or service on the market, ways financing, preparing a presentation to investors and other useful things that are an integral part of opening and running a business.

Who can apply? All young people aged 15 to 29 with their own business idea.

How do I apply? By filling out the Application form at the following link

Deadline for submitting applications: October 5, 2022

More information is available here.