Second Call:
“Contexts and opportunities for women’s entrepreneurship in rural areas”

For this second version of the call, we propose the following goal: “promote research projects that propose the study of the dynamics, tensions, imaginaries, relations, conflicts, challenges, and opportunities for entrepreneurship led by or with the participation of women in rural contexts in the departments of Valle del Cauca and Cauca, Colombia.”

How can interested
individuals and groups apply?

Proposals will be received through a web platform which can be accessed here. Interested individuals and groups can present their projects through the platform (students’ projects must be previously approved by the evaluation committee of the academic program at their university of origin, whereas Colombian and foreign research groups, must have their projects approved by the legal representative at the university from which the proposal is being sent.

For other requirements, interested parties must consult the terms of reference.

How many projects
will be selected?

Fifteen research projects will be chosen, including:
5

MA graduation projects

4

Doctoral theses

6

Research projects by national or foreign research groups

Any of these categories may be declared void if the proposals do not comply by the quality standards established by Fundación WWB Colombia.

How much money is there
available for this call?

For the Fund’s second call, we have

$895,000,000

to finance 15 research projects, including:

5

MA graduation projects

4

Doctoral theses

6

Research projects by national or foreign research groups

Dates

MA and PhD researchers and research groups interested in applying must do so according to the following dates:

Registration: August 13 – November 13 2018

Publication of the results: April 22 2019

Registration for the call