Posted on :
8 May, 2015
The Innovation Hub is offering students with an entrepreneurial spirit the opportunity to bring about innovation within a corporate environment. The programme comprises of comprehensive training that will ensure students acquire technical skills, soft skills, professional skills and personal development.
The duration of the programme is 12 months, after which the participants will be ready to start their own small businesses with the support of The Innovation Hub’s Climate Innovation Centre (“CIC”) which is a business accelerator for companies in the green industry. The mandate of the CIC is to support innovators, entrepreneurs and SMMEs in the development of cutting-edge technologies and business models that effect climate change & sustainable environmental solutions that address local challenges.
Participants are given the choice to specialize in any of the following focus areas:
Unemployed South African Citizens between 18 and 35 years with a minimum of National Certificate- NQF Level 5 Engineering and Science, in any of the following fields:
Above average academic record;
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Please provide a motivation letter, to a maximum of 280 words and clearly explain in detail why you want to participate in this programme, and indicate the projects you previously played a role in relating to the Green Economy. Please include a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae, certified copies of your qualifications as well as a valid South African ID copy.
Applications should be forwarded to: [email protected]
Only applications from graduates who meet the minimum requirements to join
Closing Date: 08 May 2015