Call for Applications (or Nominations) for the 2018 Takeda Young Entrepreneurship Award

Organisation: The Takeda Foundation

Apply By:  30/06/2018


Takeda Young Entrepreneurship Award targets young entrepreneurs or entrepreneurial individuals who challenge technological or social needs in the real world. The Takeda Foundation believes that the challenging activities of young individuals trying to address real technological and social needs will lead to the creation of goods and services that enhance the well-being of people throughout the world, which is the mission of the Foundation.


The Takeda Young Entrepreneurship Award will be given to the individuals who propose the most creative and promising projects with a high potential for enhancing the well being of people at the site. The Takeda Foundation will select the Best Entrepreneur and 5 Entrepreneurs. The recipient of the Best Entrepreneur Award will receive a diploma, plaque and monetary prize of 1,000,000 Japanese yen. Each recipient of the Entrepreneur Award will receive a diploma, plaque and a monetary prize of 200,000Japanese yen.


Eligibility Criteria:


  • Anyone who is under 40 years old as of April 1, this year, regardless of gender, affiliation, and nationality are eligible to apply.
  • Any fields that can improve the well being of people are considered to apply.



For more information, please visit Takeda Young Entrepreneurship Award.