2017 edition of annual Entrepreneurial Leadership forum now open

3rd edition of FELA's ANNUAL  ENTREPRENEURIAL LEADERSHIP FORUM: 18th and 19th of August 2017.  We are happy to open the 3rd edition of FUNIC's Annual Entrepreneurial Leadership Forum. Hurry now and secure your place !!! ABOUT THE FORUM Peace is valuable and priceless. Unity is an important ingredient for economic development. Young people have an important role to play in the peace, unity, and economic development in the societies in which they live. Joined together with hundreds of High School students from all the Regions of Cameroon, you will learn how to contribute to peace, unity, and the economic development of Cameroon. HOW YOU WILL BENEFIT You will have the opportunity to meet and discuss with successful young entrepreneurs, who will share their success stories with you. You will also network with young leaders from across Cameroon, who will impact your life like never before. Day one of the program will be a day on intense training sessions involving topics like conflict management, youth leadership, economic opportunities, and much more. PRIZES ·1st prize 100.000 FRS + a tablet, and a full scholarship to study at the prestigious FOTABE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE in Buea ·2nd prize; 75.000 FRS + a smartphone and a 50% scholarship to study at the prestigious FOTABE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE in Buea ·3rd prize; 50.000 FRS + a Smartphone and a 25% scholarship to study at the prestigious FOTABE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE in Buea FOR ENTREPRENEURIAL LEADERSHIP CLUBS IN SCHOOLS Entrepreneurial leadership clubs, or debate clubs, or journalism clubs wishing to participate must register two debate teams to participate in the ELF debate challenge. CLUBS will pay a registration fee of 1000FCFA.The following prizes will be won: ·1st prize 200.000 FRS + a full scholarship to study at the prestigious FOTABE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE in Buea. ·2nd prize; 100.000 FRS and a 50% scholarship to study at the prestigious FOTABE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE in Buea ·3rd prize; 50.000 FRS and a 25% scholarship to study at the prestigious FOTABE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE in Buea CERTIFICATION All participants will be awarded a certificate of entrepreneurship and leadership signed by the National Employment Fund, the Ministry of Employment and Vocational training, and FUNIC. WHO CAN ATTEND? High school students from around the country who have ideas on the role that young people can play to the peace, unity, and economic development of Cameroon. Members of Entrepreneurial leadership clubs, debate clubs, journalism clubs... in schools across the country who are passionate about becoming leaders in our continent. HOW TO PARTICIPATE Individual high school students wishing to participate will submit a 10-point plan, showing: 1. How Cameroonian youth can contribute to peace, unity, and the economic development of Cameroon. THEME: “Cameroonian youth and peace, unity, and the economic development of Cameroon.” STRUCTURE 10 points SELECTION CRITERIA Projects and 10-point plans with the following characteristics stand the chance to be selected: 1. Original 2. Practical 3. Cost effective 4. Community-focuses 5. Sustainable DEADLINE Latest date for all submissions to be received is 25th of March 2017. INSTRUCTIONS FOR ONLINE SUBMISSION You can submit your essay directly to our email at (funicelf2017@gmail.com) with the following details; full names, email address, telephone number and the name of your school below the essay. OR ·Log in to www.funic.org ·Click on “CONTACTS” and a page will appear, and then you fill in the following information; full names, email address, telephone number, and the essay in the message box and the name of your school below the essay. ·Finally, click on “Send message” N.B: In case of any difficulties encountered in the course of submitting your essay, do not hesitate to reach us. Contacts; 651224946/ 670791007 OTHER FACTS ABOUT THE FORUM All participants are lodged, fed, and given Forum T-shirts . Every participant leaves the forum with a gift.