Offers 5 Mentors
Thank you for your interest in Jolkona Catalyst. By submitting an application to our program you are indicating your interest to join a global community of change makers. Jolkona takes a balanced approach of accelerating both the individual entrepreneur and their venture. Our application process is intense and if you are selected as a potential candidate, we will also schedule a Skype interview to get to know you and hear more about your vision.

Our program is comprised of TWO parts:
1) Virtual Program: August 15, 2017 - December 5, 2017
2) Three-week Seattle, WA USA Program: May 2018; exact dates to be announced. A small group will be selected by a panel of judges based on participation in virtual program.

Are you eligible to apply for this program?
~ Must be founder(s) of an active social enterprise that has been in operation for at least one year.
~ Has spent 2-3 years building a small to medium size social venture (for-profit or non-profit) and has a proven track record.
~ Fou...
Thank you for your interest in Jolkona Catalyst. By submitting an application to our program you are indicating your interest to join a global community of change makers. Jolkona takes a balanced approach of accelerating both the individual entrepreneur and their venture. Our application process is intense and if you are selected as a potential candidate, we will also schedule a Skype interview to get to know you and hear more about your vision.

Our program is comprised of TWO parts:
1) Virtual Program: August 15, 2017 - December 5, 2017
2) Three-week Seattle, WA USA Program: May 2018; exact dates to be announced. A small group will be selected by a panel of judges based on participation in virtual program.

Are you eligible to apply for this program?
~ Must be founder(s) of an active social enterprise that has been in operation for at least one year.
~ Has spent 2-3 years building a small to medium size social venture (for-profit or non-profit) and has a proven track record.
~ Founder is committed to his/her venture and does not see it as a side business or a hobby.
~ Age between 21-35 years
~ Must be able to participate in full virtual program & if selected, for full THREE week program in U.S.
~ Must be eligible for a J1 or B visa
~ Proficient in spoken and written English at the time of application

Jolkona is taking applications from the following geographies:

East Asia and the Pacific (EAP):Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Singapore

Africa (AF): Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda

Middle East and North Africa (NEA): Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Jordan, Lebanon, Israel, Palestinian Territories

South and Central Asia (SCA): Bangladesh, India, Nepal, and Sri Lanka

Western Hemisphere (WHA):
Andes (Peru, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Bolivia); Brazil and Southern Cone (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay); Caribbean (Dominican Republic, Haiti); Central America (Belize, Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala, Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua); and, Mexico. Please note that U.S.A and Canada are not included as eligible countries for this exchange program.

We are committed to helping everyone who is interested in applying. Please contact us if you have any questions or challenges: catalyst@jolkona.org.

Complete Details: jolkona.org/catalyst-application/
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Mohand Nour
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Mohand Nour Co-Founder @ F6S
Monica Mendoza
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Monica Mendoza CEO Executive Director | Jolkona
Diego M. Oppenheimer
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Diego M. Oppenheimer Ex -PM@ MSFT Excel Business Intelligence, Microsoft Accelerator Mentor
Ewelina Kieley
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Ewelina Kieley Entrepreneur | Web Products and Community
Janis Machala
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Janis Machala Mentor Startups
John Sechrest
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John Sechrest Making a dent in the NW startup ecosystem via Seattle Angel conference and LeanStartup Seattle.
Joshua Maher
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Joshua Maher Author of bestselling book on angel investing, lover of large scale online services focused on enterprise customers.