Accelerator Round 18 - Applications Open!

HIGGS is opening applications for the Green and Sustainable Development Accelerator programme, an ‘accelerator’ specially designed for NGOs, which is offered free of charge to non-profit organizations as well as social entrepreneurship organizations active in areas related to green and sustainable development, either exclusively , or in the context of their wider activity.

The GSD Accelerator will give the opportunity to (up to) 8 Civil Society organizations from all over Greece, to develop and evolve further, through an intensive six-month training and consulting program, which will be implemented online. This online program includes free training and consulting, workshops with experts from Greece and the USA, as well as access to specialized NGO support platforms.

Submission of applications

The application period for the 18th cycle of the GSD Accelerator has opened and will close on Friday 24 March 2023.

Supporters and Sponsors

Major Donors of the Accelerator program are the Costas M. Lemos Foundation and the Ioannis S. Latsis Foundation. The GSD Accelerator is supported by the US Embassy in Athens and sponsored by Bayer.