BEIRUT: The BADER Young Entrepreneurs Program announced Thursday that it will be launching a Lebanese version of the World Startup Cup in cooperation with Bank Audi.
BADER called on entrepreneurs to register for the competition by April 30. Startup Cup is a global program started by the Kauffman Foundation.
The statement said 12 semifinalists would be selected in May and would undergo two phases of coaching and training.
The names of three winners will be announced on Nov. 19 during the Global Entrepreneurship Week. Prizes will total LL100 million, the statement said.
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on March 29, 2013, on page 5.