M3m Foundation
RFP - Application For Grant For Social Innovation Under Mashaal Programme
Program Manager, Program Officer, Program Associate, Program Assistant
Gurugram Haryana
Application Email : rituparna.dutta@m3mfoundation.org

Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Dec 05 2021

Description

APPLICATION FOR GRANT FOR SOCIAL INNOVATION UNDER MASHAAL PROGRAMME

 

ABOUT M3M FOUNDATION:M3M Foundation is the philanthropic arm of M3M Group, working since 2019 towards bringing an equitable development that helps in attaining a brighter India. The Foundation ensures the resources required for marginalized communities where everyone is empowered and equipped to reach their maximum potential to plan, implement, monitor and contribute in sustainable community development. The prime focus of the Foundation is on education, healthcare, livelihood and environment conservation for the socio-economic development of the society.

 

BACKGROUND: Innovation in social domain is widely debated and considered as a topic of utmost importance wherein all efforts to find solution to different social, cultural and environmental challenges faced by various sections of society. The focus of social innovation is on being more collaborative, strategic and sustainable in how accessibility and opportunity can be provided to people to contribute towards their growth and development.

 

Under the programme MASHAAL, opportunities would be given to building sustainable social projects by solving social problems and issues. MASHAAL also has the potential to create more social entrepreneurs and social innovation which would be aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals 2030

An individual or team working in the areas of education, health, environment, livelihood or any other social issue will be given an opportunity to present their idea be it product, service or model in front of an expert panel and the bests will be provided the grant of Rs. 5 Lacs to implement their innovation or expand their present work. Every year M3M Foundation will provide grant to max. 10 “Out of Box Thinkers” to support them and encourage more youngsters to pursue their dream to become entrepreneur.

 

OBJECTIVE:

  • To identify and collaborate with change making organisations and individuals

  • To recognise and support individuals or team by providing grant for developing and implementing new social innovative ideas (products, services and models) to meet social needs by creating new social relationships or collaborations.

  • To support the organisations or individual to solve the challenges in the community by creating sustainable solutions.

ELIGIBILITY FOR THE APPLICANTS

  • Dedicated leaders aged 15-32 Years with an entrepreneurial mindset and approach towards solving community-centric challenges

  • Demonstrate a commitment to community development in social entrepreneurship or leadership

  • Leading or an integral part of building an initiative that is along the lines of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

  • Vision for transforming and scaling their initiative

PROCESS OF APPLICATION

  • The applicants have to fill in a form to help us understand his/ her leadership and work

  • The candidate will be screened through an interviewed conducted by the team members

  • Screened candidates will have to submit a proposal explaining their initiative.

  • The shortlisted candidates will present their innovative idea to the Jury.

  • The selected applicants will be given a grant of Rs. 5 lac for a year.

Submission Deadline: 5th December 2021

 

Link for Application for grant for social innovation: https://forms.gle/KVybYALHKwFHgEX36

 

Email Address for any queries: rituparna.dutta@m3mfoundation.org