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


From To Description
November 2020 January 2021 Selection of ideas
January 2021 March 2021 Capacity building program
April 2021 April 2021 Pitch-deck
April 2021 July 2021 One-on-one coaching and group coaching sessions
August 2021 September 2021 Networking with leaders in green entrepreneurship
October 2021 October 2021 8 final entrepreneurs will receive sub-grants
June 2021 May 2022 B2B meetings

Please note that this timeline is subject to change.

Application deadline extended for early-stage ventures until 15/03/2021.
Ideation-stage applications are now closed.