GIMED – Call for Application

Leaders International is launching a call for application for entrepreneurs in the context of the EU-funded Green Impact MED Project (GIMED) under the ENI CBC Med Programme.

The GIMED project supports green entrepreneurship in the Mediterranean by fostering job creation and economic growth, particularly among young and women entrepreneurs. It strives to boost the development of eco-innovative ventures in order to create employment and drive the green and circular economy in the region.

The selected entrepreneurs will benefit from the following:


Financing opportunity

B2B meetings

Green network


One Year

Targeted Sectors

Organic agricultural products

renewable energy

waste management

green technologies

Green garment and textile

sustainable businesses in tourism

Green buildings and construction

Green transport

Green cosmetics

Green furniture, and electronics

Time line for early-stage startups

March 2021April 2021Selection of early-stage startups
April 2021May 2021Capacity building program
June 2021June 2021Selection of ideas
July 2021September 2021One-on-one coaching and group coaching sessions
July 2021October 2021Networking with leaders in green entrepreneurship
October 2021November 20214 final entrepreneurs will receive sub-grants
October 2021August 2022B2B meetings

Please note that this timeline is subject to change.

Application deadline extended for early-stage ventures until 29/06/2021.
Ideation-stage applications are now closed.