Recognising the needs of the social innovation ecosystem in Hong Kong, Impact Innovation Lab (The Lab) is a new incubator that promotes social innovation to the general public and nurtures potential social innovators aged 18 or above.
Organised by MakerBay Foundation and funded by The Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Fund, The Lab launches open calls every year. A diversity of social issues is open for discussion. Potential social innovators will join a series of face-to-face and online training sessions to enrich their knowledge and skills in developing social innovation ideas to support the underprivileged. In addition, The Lab provides seed capital of up to HK$100,000 for awarded incubatees to actualise their visions with support from veterans and experts across different sectors and resources from a well-developed makerspace.
Application deadline for Seed Funding: 21 Aug 2023
For more information, please visit HERE.