From Manila Bulletin Campus Beat
MANILA, Philippines — The British Council, in partnership with Starbucks, is launching the third I Am A Changemaker competition which awards seed money to the best social enterprise idea. Open to youth organizations, with members between the ages of 16 to 28 years old, the competition provides the opportunity for young people to implement their ideas through a P100,000 grant to four youth groups from Luzon, Visayas, Mindanao and NCR.
There will also be a special prize of P100,000 called the Starbucks Shared Planet Award for finalist group that exemplifies Starbucks’ commitment to being a responsible company. Application period is from June 1 to Sept. 23. Finals is set in Cebu on Oct. 28. For details, call 63 (2) 914-1011-14 or log on to www.britishcouncil.org.ph.