Young entrepreneurs from across the region are on a mission to find the next generation of North East change makers. Green for Go! Is an inter-college competition that will support level 2 learners to gain valuable business skills, explore how they can make an impact and share their ideas for a better future on a regional stage.
We are facing global challenges, including those related to poverty, inequality, climate change, prosperity, peace and justice. According to the United Nations, for our world to be sustainable we must find solutions to these problems by 2030 and we will only achieve this through harnessing the power of new, creative ideas.
Brought to you by FIRST and PNE Group Green for Go! Is a sustainable business competition open to 4 North East Colleges. The programme is set to launch in September 2019 with the final competition held in February 2020. Specifically targeted at Level 2 learners, Green for Go! develops skills, explores career aspirations and connects learners to young entrepreneurs across the North East who have designed businesses to change the world and make a difference. The programme has been designed as a work experience week, hits Gatsby Benchmarks 2,4,5,6, & 7 and is suitable for up to 50 learners per college.
Please note, places are limited,and each application will be scored by impartial assessors, so ensure you include all relevant details in your application.
To get your college involved please fill out this short application form: HERE
Are you running an early stage sustainable business? If so, please get in touch to see how you can become involved using the contact page on this website.