Blue Swallow 2019 – Drive social business initiatives for sustainable development: call for applications

Blue Swallow (Én Xanh) is a Vietnam’s leading program to build, accelerate and recognize business initiatives for social changes. The program aims at promoting and accelerating spirit and pioneering business solutions to contribute to solving social and environmental protection issues.

The Blue Swallow 2019 is co-organised by Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), Union of Science and Technology Associations (VUSTA), United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Center for Social Initiatives Promotion (CSIP).

Participating in Blue Swallow 2019, businesses, organizations and individuals will have the opportunity to receive in-cash prizes up to VND100 million, and be connected with financial resources from domestic and foreign investors up to USD300,000/ initiative.

  • Main areas of Blue Swallow 2019:

Sustainable Agriculture, Environment and Climate Change, Sustainable Tourism, Women empowerment, and Inclusive Business

  • Main categories:
    • Category 1:  Organizations, businesses and individuals have business initiatives that address social challenges and environmental protection in the five program areas geared towards
    • Category 2: Organizations and individuals have ecosystem-building initiatives that support business initiatives for the community
  • Registration:
    • Method 1: Download the registration form, fill in the information and send it to email address: Email subject and file name follow this format: En Xanh 2019_ [Name of organization/ business/individual] _ [Area]
    • Method 2: Complete the online application

Registration deadline: August 31, 2019

Details of application guidance

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    • Hotline: (84-24) 3537 8746