AWE Brasil announces list of selected for Academy for Women Entrepreneurs program

The U.S. Embassy and Consulates in Brazil, in partnership with the +Unidos Group, announce the list of the ninety selected for the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) program – an international training for women entrepreneurs looking for opportunities to grow and expand their business. Women from 16 Brazilian states were selected and the program is scheduled to begin on January 11, 2021.

The three-month training will offer a program focused on strategies to leverage economic potential, creating favorable conditions for greater stability, security and prosperity of the business of women entrepreneurs. In addition, participants will also be able to advocate projects to raise seed capital.

Go to the list of the 90 selected and learn more about the initiative at: www.maisunidos.org/awebrasil .

The AWE

AWE is an international program aimed at women entrepreneurs who are seeking opportunities to grow and grow their business. The program is based on an online business education program that has already allowed more than 10,000 women to show lasting business growth.

This three-month training aims to offer participants a program focused on strategies to leverage economic potential, creating favorable conditions for greater stability, security and prosperity of the business of women entrepreneurs.

About the U.S. Embassy and Consulates in Brazil

The U.S. Embassy and Consulates have strong, dynamic and growing partnerships with Brazil. Our mission is to bring the two countries closer together through actions that promote access to education, technology, opportunities and, consequently, economic growth and regional and global prosperity.

About the +Unidos Group

+Unidos, a non-profit association, is a collaborative social investment fund debuted by the U.S. Embassy through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The Group, formed by large companies working in Brazil, has been working since 2008 in the training of young Brazilians through the development of initiatives aimed at education and technological training, proposing a new way of thinking about the efforts in social responsibility that are currently carried out in the country. For more information, please visit: www.maisunidos.org 

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