One Young World Social Business Accelerator

At the 2011 Summit, One Young World co-founder David Jones revealed that One Young World would create a fund and other initiatives to support social businesses.


Are you running an initiative that could benefit from funding? 


If you are already a One Young World Ambassador or you will be attending the 2014 Summit in Dublin as a delegate, the One Young World Social Business Accelerator is looking to receive applications from those of you seeking investments/loans and/or grants.

Applications for funding fall into two categories: Accelerator investments/loans and Accelerator grants.

1. Accelerator investments/loans range from £2,000 to £20,000 (pounds sterling), and can be in the form of loans, equity, or a hybrid. The application for investments and loans can be 2. Grants range from £500 to £2,000. They are offered with no financial return expected to help early stage businesses or small projects to help further their goals and have a positive social impact. The application form for grants can be found here.