Center for Social Innovation & Enterprise joins SI
We are delighted to share that UNH’s Center for Social Innovation and Enterprise (CSIE) – a joint venture of Paul College of Business and Economics and the Carsey School of Public Policy since 2015 - has joined with UNH’s Sustainability Institute (UNHSI) and moved its base of operations to the Institute.
All day event: Welcome to the 2019 SVIC!The SVIC is an idea-stage competition designed to engage ALL New Hampshire students and community members in addressing some of society's most pressing social and environmental challenges by designing novel, sustainable and business-oriented solutions. Winners receive awards that help bring needed resources to advance these promising models. Barriers to entry into the competition are low - no detailed business plans or financials are required! Learn more.Registration to compete in the 2019 SVIC is OPEN! SUBMIT YOUR INTENT TO APPLY! Deadline to submit materials: October 28, 2019, 9AM (EST) SAVE THE DATE | SVIC 2019 LIVE Final Round Presentations, Awards & Keynote AddressThursday, November 21, 2019Learn more.
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM - Holloway Commons Squamscot Room: Join us for the concluding day of the 7th annual New Hampshire Social Venture Innovation Challenge: a day of inspiration, information, networking, and celebration of New Hampshire’s student and community social entrepreneurs! This initiative of the University of New Hampshire has been organized by the Center of Social Innovation and Enterprise in conjunction with the Carsey School of Public Policy, Paul College of Business and Economics, UNHInnovation, UNH Sustainability Institute, and Net Impact UNH.November 21, 2019Schedule of Events:9:15 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. | Registration, Coffee & Networking | Holloway Commons, First Floor9:45 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. | Welcome & Opening Ceremony | Holloway Commons, First Floor10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. | Final Round Presentations Student Track Finalists | Holloway Commons, Squamscott RoomCommunity Track Finalists Track | Holloway Commons, Piscataqua RoomFrom a large pool of competitors, the eight finalists in each of the community and student tracks present their ideas and answer questions from a distinguished panel of judges. 12:40 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. | SVIC Awards, Social Innovator of the Year Award, & Keynote | MUB, Granite State Room 12:40 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. | SVIC Awards, Social Innovator of the Year Award, & Keynote | MUB, Granite State RoomREGISTER TO ATTEND
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