The Shackleton Foundation supports aspiring individuals (leaders) and social entrepreneurs who exemplify the spirit of Shackleton by showing the characteristics of leadership, innovation, enterprise, inspiration, ambition, endurance and courage in their proposals to set up a social venture.
The Foundation’s Leadership Award consists of seed-funding of up to £10,000 and a year of support from a dedicated mentoring team.
People of any age, background and nationality with the vision and leadership to make a difference to disadvantaged and socially marginalised young people in the UK can apply.
The next closing date for the Shackleton Foundation’s Leadership Award is 4th August 2017.
For further details see the Shackleton Leaders website.