Online Foundation Month: February 1st, 2016
Immersion Phase in either Kenya or Brazil: March 1st - June 30th, 2016
Online Acceleration Phase: July 1st - November 30th, 2016
The second cohort will start the program in July 1st, 2016 - April 30th, 2017
2. How much is the fee
for Social Innovation Management program 2016?
The cost for our 10-month Social Innovation Management program is 7950$. Scholarship options and what you can expect as a return on your investment is explained here.
3. How many participants will there be at Social Innovation Management program?
The global cohort will connect you with 40+ changemakers from all over the world. During your Immersion phase in either Kenya or Brazil you will train with around 20 other Changemakers.
4. How long will Social Innovation Management program be?
The program is 10 months - 6 months online and 4 months on the ground in either Brazil or Kenya.
5. Is accommodation included in the fee? If not, what are my accommodation options?
Accommodation, living costs and flight are not covered by the tuition fee. Your accommodation options range from 100$/month to 500$/month depending on your life-style preferences. You will live like any other young professional would live in Nairobi or Sao Paulo.
6. To what airports should I fly to when coming to Social Innovation Management program?
All logistical questions will be explained as soon as you are accepted into the program. The airports are: JKIA for Kenya and Guarulhos International Airport in Sao Paulo. You can read more also on our FAQ page here.
7. What does Social Innovation Management program schedule look like?
You can see a breakdown of the different phases here. The schedules vary a bit depending on where you spend your immersion phase but is the same in terms of hours invested. We are happy to connect you to our alumni and Fellows to share with you how it really is to do the program and live in these cool cities!
8. What are 3 MUST SEE places in Nairobi and what in Sao Paulo?
Nairobi: National Park - just 30 minutes outside Nairobi you can go on an actual Safari with Nairobi’s skyline in view, the Elephant Orphanage and one of the many cultural centers offering amazing live-music, circus and visual arts!
Sao Paulo: You can see the top 10 places in Sao Paulo here or connect with our Brazilian Fellows for the insider tips!
9. What are the local currencies?
Nairobi: Kenyan Shillings
Sao Paulo: Brazilian Real
10. What is the application deadline for Social Innovation Management program?
January 11th, 2016 - however, you can apply on a rolling basis to get a spot on our waiting list for our second cohort in July 2016!
11. How do I learn
more about the program?
Just ask me for any more information - I am happy to chat and explore your options or connect you to one of our alumni to share their experiences with you! firstname.lastname@example.org