Brazil Application Due: Monday, November 28, 2016 by 5:00 p.m. BRT

To view the sample Entrepreneurial Training Application and/or submit your Application, visit the Apply page. If you have questions about your login information, please contact Project Accelerator staff.

Brazil Human-Centered Design Assignment Due: Friday, January 13, 2017 by 5:00 p.m. BRT

See the Human-Centered Design page for detailed information.

Brazil Final Impact Report Due: Friday, May 26, 2017 by 5:00 p.m. BRT

See the Final Impact Report page for detailed information.

Final Impact Reports will be judged and National Grand Prizes will be awarded at the 2017 Enactus Brazil National Competition.


All Brazil Enactus teams with projects that have outcomes completed between May 1, 2016 – May 26, 2017 meeting the Entrepreneurial Training program goals, criteria and reporting requirements are eligible to apply. Up to six (6) teams in Brazil will receive an $800 USD grant to complete their projects. Projects must assist women in Brazil.

If you participated in the Women’s Economic Empowerment Project during 2015–2016, please connect with the woman and/or women you empowered last year. If they need further assistance, this may be your 2016–2017 Women’s Economic Empowerment project if it meets this year’s criteria. If your team is unable to provide additional assistance, please help them find a local resource. You will be required to provide follow-up information on your 2016–2017 Final Impact Report.


Participating Enactus teams must:

  • Submit a complete Application before your country deadline
  • Complete an online Human-Centered Design assignment before your country deadline
  • Make Check Points with Enactus staff when requested
  • Submit a complete Final Impact Report before your country deadline
  • Agree to all Women’s Economic Empowerment Terms and Conditions (found on the sample Application)

Participating teams are required to make Check Points with designated Enactus staff via campus visits, conference calls, etc. to update Enactus staff on their Women’s Economic Empowerment project. Check Points should be made with the team Project Lead, but may also include the team Advisor(s), Alternate Project Lead and other active students related to the project. Check Points may address, but are not limited to:

  • Project details and necessary changes
  • Successes and challenges
  • Meeting the Enactus Judging Criterion
  • Measurement tracking and Final Impact Report preparation
  • Grant fund usage
  • Project media
  • Project partners
  • Questions and concerns from Enactus team

Brazil National Grand Prizes

1st Place: $3,200 USD
2nd Place: $2,000 USD
3rd Place: $1,300 USD


For questions on the Women’s Economic Empowerment Project in Brazil:

Paula Parra de Oliveira
Gerente de Programa
Enactus Brasil

Rua Cônego Eugênio Leite, 933 sl 115 – Pinheiros
05414-012 São Paulo, SP

Telefones: +55 11 2364-5318/ +55 11 94226-5995
Skype parra.paula