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Acceleration program Grow Innovation

The IRIS Grow Innovation (GI) Acceleration Program is a training program for teams of Social Innovation Projects. These seek to solve/minimize serious and neglected social and/or environmental problems, through innovative solutions. The Program lasts six months (January to May 2020) and includes training actions (including specialized training and mentoring), which will take place in the Porto region.

Entrepreneurship and social innovation initiatives/projects from any region of Portugal can apply to the Grow Innovation Acceleration Program (GI).


Applications are open from 1st October to 15th November 2019.

Three Phases of the Program:

  • 1st Phase: Kickstart Bootcamp (intensive residential training program)
  • 2nd Phase: Impact Masterclasses / Mentorship (ten days of intensive training actions)
  • 3rd Phase: Demo Day / Prize Assignment

More information and applications here!