Through Project Partnerships, Enactus United States teams have the opportunity to focus on some of the most important issues affecting our world today. Sponsored by Enactus United States partner companies, these programs offer teams a focused set of objectives and provide project grants, prize money and special recognition for the teams who achieve the most success.
2015-2016 Project Partnership opportunities are still being finalized with our partner companies. Additional Project Partnerships will be announced as soon as they are confirmed, so stay tuned for further details.
ADP Veteran Empowerment Project Partnership
The ADP Veteran Empowerment Project Partnership mobilizes Enactus United States teams to empower veterans and their families in the US to improve their livelihoods by creating and implementing projects that empower veterans and/or veteran spouses to discover a fulfilling career outside of their military service through entrepreneurship or workforce development.
In addition, Enactus US teams will participate in an effort to educate corporate America and the public to better understand the value of veterans in the corporate/civilian workforce through participation and collaboration with business and media.
Grant Details: Up to 25 Enactus teams will receive a $1,500 grant
Application Deadline: 10/2/2015
Final Impact Report Deadline: 4/15/2016
Sam’s Club Step Up for Small Business Project Partnership
The Sam’s Club Step Up for Small Business Project Partnership mobilizes Enactus United States teams to empower underserved Main Street business owners in the US to navigate the lending market and equip themselves with the skills and knowledge necessary to make sound business decisions.
Each participating Enactus team will collaborate with local resources to conduct borrower education for the small business community and provide one-on-one mentorship and training for a small buisness in need of additional assistance. Visit www.SamsStepUp.org to learn more.
Grant Details: Up to 57 Enactus teams will receive a $2,100 grant
Application Deadline: 9/29/2015
Final Impact Report Deadline: 4/12/2016
Walmart Women's Economic Empowerment
The Walmart Women’s Economic Empowerment Project Partnership mobilizes Enactus United States teams to empower women in the US to improve their livelihoods by creating and implementing comprehensive Workforce Development projects that enable women to gain and retain employment and/or further their career, resulting in promotions or wage increases.
Teams will directly impact women in the United States who are unemployed or desire to further their career. Visit www.WalmartEmpowersWomen.org to learn more.
Grant Details: Up to 73 Enactus teams will receive a $1,500 grant
Application Deadline: 9/30/2015
Final Impact Report Deadline: 4/13/2016