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Business starts in Valožyn!

Be of use and carry your business on in the country where you were born! And also become a successful man who has revealed his potential in his native town. On the 14th of August a competition of social and business projects starts in Valožyn. This event is aimed at those, who have long been seeking for self-realization regardless of their social status. Participation in the contest is free of charge!

First of all, this contest will be interesting and useful for beginners in entrepreneurship, freelancers, craftsmen and for teams of like-minded people, who want to realize their potential by implementing their ideas into reality. Participation of people with disabilities, as well as submission of contest proposals on improvement of assessable environment, is encouraged.

If it sounds good for you, there is an opportunity to participate in a series of workshops and consultations on business organization and development within the framework of the project  “Valožyn without barriers”. You will get help in assessing the opportunities and prospects of your project, and finding resources for its implementation and support.

Submission of applications starts on August 14 and will last through September 11. After that, the winners of the contest will be selected and invited to the Startup School.

More detailed information on the conditions of participation in the contest can be found on the website

A pleasant addition for the participants will become trainings with experts from various business sectors during workshops and seminars, as well as close work with mentor, who will advise and assist them in project implementation over a period of 3 months.

The partners of the project are: Valožyn District Executive Committee, Public Association “Belarusian Society of Disabled People”, Belarusian Association “Country Escape”. The organizer of the competition is the Local Foundation for Promotion of International Dialogue and Cooperation “Interakcia”, with the financial support of the European Union. Total amount of the funding by the EU - € 999 990.