Results of Federal Program "You are an Entrepreneur" were summed up in the Murmansk region in 2016
The Government of the Murmansk region with the support of the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs (Rosmolodezh) and the Ministry of Economic Development has implemented successfully the Federal Programme for the Development of Youth Entrepreneurship "You are an entrepreneur" since 2014.
The Ministry of Industry and Enterprise Development is the organizer of the Program on the territory of the Murmansk region.
The aim of the Programme is to stimulate the youth activity (aged 18 to 30 years) in the field of entrepreneurship through implementation of effective system of measures aimed at involving young people in business in the Murmansk region.
There were more than 800 participants in the Program in the current year. Students and young people aged from 18 to 30 years inclusive took training course, communicated with leading experts and businessmen of the region during six months.
A series of games and training events, training courses and competitions among school students aged 14 - 17 years were held in framework of implementation "You are an entrepreneur", which were aimed at promoting entrepreneurship among high school students in the educational institutions of the city Apatity and Murmansk. There were more than 400 students involved.
Besides there was organized a full-fledged training course "How to start a business?" for young entrepreneurs, which had two stages. There were more than 130 participants, who received the basic knowledge and skills in the organization of business. Among the experts there were Alexei Getmanov - professional business coach and Julia Hetman Prikazchikova - a certified business coach, consultant in the field of business communications, candidate of philological sciences, the author of monographs and articles with experience in the field of advertising and PR in the B2B and B2C- market for more than 10 years.
The competition of business projects «DelayDELOvArktike" has become the second phase of training. The originators of the best projects, there were more than 15 people, were invited to participate in a unique acceleration program on packaging and launching business SYNERGY STARTUP, which took place on the basis of GOBU "Murmansk Regional Innovation Business Incubator" on 17 and 18 December of the current year. The program STARTUP-ZAVODA is a program of packaging and launching of the project, it includes a powerful coaching for 5 modules, aimed at helping entrepreneurs, not only in the rapid development and testing of their business models, but also in understanding the business matching his personal goals, needs and abilities.
Besides under the programme "You are an entrepreneur" has passed a regional stage of the All-Russian contest "Young Entrepreneur of Russia." This year, more than 20 contestants have applied to participate in the competition in five categories. Winners of the contest were awarded diplomas from the Ministry of Industrialization and Enterprise Development of the Murmansk region, and valuable gifts. Winners of "Kola Laminaria" Sokolova Galina and Gorokhov Anton successfully presented the Murmansk region in the Russia-wide National Competition "Young Entrepreneur of Russia" in Moscow.
There were created 18 new small and medium-sized businesses following the results of the programme "You are an entrepreneur" in 2016, indicating the efficiency and effectiveness of the Program "You are an entrepreneur" in the Murmansk region.