Social Tourism Program

  • Deadline: Open year round
  • Amount: Amount varies
  • Organization: Taawon Association
  • Focus Areas: Tourism sector

Application Criteria

An investment committee will evaluate and select applicants for the program. In order for applications to be considered, they need to meet the following criteria:

  • The idea or company must operate in the tourism sector, where it needs to further improve the sector’s capacity and effectiveness
  • Submissions need to have a positive social impact with a sustainable business model, and ability to generate new jobs
  • If applying as an idea and chosen for business acceleration, entrepreneurs must be present and available for the duration of acceleration (2 months)
  • Applications need to be investment-focused, where Taawon will invest and take equity in for-profit companies, but not provide grants