Social Impact Project for Business Strategy Fellow to Support Social Entrepreneurship in Guatemala


How This Works

In the MovingWorlds Institute Global Fellowship, you will learn how to advance your for-good career while getting hands on experience on projects like this one.

Project Description and Impact

As Central America’s first platform for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship, our organization catalyzes transformative businesses from the ground up. We envision a world in which the opportunity to ignite positive change exists in every context, and have worked with over 2,000 entrepreneurs to launch and scale the region's most high-impact businesses.

Our Fellowship Program provides a competitive advantage in your professional trajectory and a comprehensive, real-world foundation in social entrepreneurship through a hands-on experience with pioneering organizations in the impact sector. By directly supporting and collaborating with regional social entrepreneurs, Fellows of our program acquire the critical skills, contextual insights and network access to advance their careers and catalyze impact.

WHERE YOU COME IN

Fellows serve as key consultant to the Cultivation team as we improve our methodology and programs that guide social entrepreneurs to achieve traction, growth and disruptive social-environmental impact.

Learning Opportunity

By participating in the MovingWorlds Institute, you will first learn social impact frameworks and human-centered design before putting your existing skills and new knowledge to action.In addition, this organization will expose you to new things, like:

* Directly support and collaborate with a wide and diverse range of regional entrepreneurs (up to ~60 over the course of an 8-month Fellowship, always depending on the performance of the Fellow and at the discretion of our team), granting exposure to a variety of business models, sectors and industries

* Gain a comprehensive and deep understanding of impact business models and the tools, strategies and best practices to develop and scale ventures in an emerging market

* Connect with a global and wide-reaching network of impact leaders, presenting invaluable opportunities for connections and career opportunities

* Join our organization's talented, multicultural, fun-loving tribe that is solving the region's most important challenges

* Take advantage of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the history, culture and reality of Guatemala, the heart of the Mayan civilization and the most diverse country in Central America, with extraordinary access to captivating landscapes, adventures and cultural experiences

Additional Benefits

The fast track to the front line of social innovation.

The Fellowship Program provides a competitive advantage in your professional trajectory and a comprehensive, real-world foundation in social entrepreneurship through a hands-on experience with a pioneer organization in the impact sector. By directly supporting and collaborating with regional social entrepreneurs, our Fellows acquire the critical skills, contextual insights and global network access to advance their careers and catalyze impact.

Specifically, the Fellowship provides the unique opportunity to:

* Directly support and collaborate with a wide and diverse range of regional entrepreneurs (up to ~60 over the course of an 8-month Fellowship, always depending on the performance of the Fellow and at the discretion of our team), granting exposure to a variety of business models, sectors and industries

* Gain a comprehensive and deep understanding of impact business models and the tools, strategies and best practices to develop and scale ventures in an emerging market

* Connect with a global and wide-reaching network of impact leaders, presenting invaluable opportunities for connections and career opportunities

* Join our organization's talented, multicultural, fun-loving tribe that is solving the region's most important challenges

* Take advantage of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the history, culture and reality of Guatemala, the heart of the Mayan civilization and the most diverse country in Central America, with extraordinary access to captivating landscapes, adventures and cultural experiences

About the Hosting Organization

Alterna is a Non-profit working on Impact Investing, Global Development, Non-Profit.

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