#NASFATBUILD is a Business Incubation Launch Pad that provides digital solutions by Muslim entrepreneurs to solve some of the greatest unmet challenges of the World. We are seeking entrepreneurs and startups with innovative solutions, entrepreneurial mindset, can-do spirit and a big idea or solution that has the potential to positively impact Muslims, Muslim communities and the world at large. The winning pitch will get a whopping $10,000 investment from NASFAT, as well as additional potential investments by other Muslim angel investors, mentorship from renown entrepreneurs, industry linkages, access to experts and support from the NASFAT Secretariat for 12 months.
We are looking for great ideas and solutions that will enable NASFAT to advance its 4 priorities of HELD: Health, Education, Livelihood and Dawah (#NASFATHELD) and which are also encapsulated in the following Six Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs):
GOAL 1: No Poverty
GOAL 2: Zero Hunger
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
GOAL 4: Quality Education
GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
#NASFATBUILD provides a genuine chance for Muslim entrepreneurs to change the world and improve the lives of some of the world’s most disadvantaged people.
So, what are you waiting for? APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN UNTIL 16 APRIL 2020
Applications must be submitted in English language.
In May 2020, we will announce our shortlisted applicants.
They will be asked to make a 10mins video of the working prototype/solution and also submit a pitch deck to showcase their solution.
In June 2020, we will announce our finalists who will then be interviewed by our judging panel.
The panel will be made up of industry experts, Angel Investors and representatives from the NASFAT Tech and Innovation team. Competition winners will be announced in June 2020.