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Sustain Academy Grant

Sustain Academy

Sustain Academy invites you to the first sustainability training and mentoring program in Lithuania. It is designed to provide businesses with comprehensive, relevant, practical knowledge about sustainability and to help them embed it in their organisations. Sustain Academy was established in collaboration with well-known environmental, climate change and business experts, academics and sustainability consultants.

This year, 638 EUR tuition grant is available for the Startup Lithuania community covering 40% of the tuition cost.  You can apply for the grant here.

5 reasons to attend:

  • Understand what sustainability means for your business and stakeholders, how you can start and/or become a more sustainable business from different angles.
  • Get real, practical examples of how to implement sustainability in business and start applying good practices in your startup from the very beginning.
  • Avoid Greenwashing: learn how to communicate reasonably and transparently about your sustainability efforts early, set sustainability goals, and measure progress.
  • Together with individual mentors, you will carry out a sustainability audit or draft a sustainability strategy.
  • Networking and new friends! Get to know other professionals in the field

Key facts:

  • 36 academic hours of sustainability practice and theory
  • Knowledge sharing sessions
  • 2 workshops
  • 1:1 mentorship – a unique opportunity to work with individual mentors while developing an effective and workable sustainability strategy, sustainability communication plan or sustainability report
  • Interactive Q&A sessions after each lecture

Program starts: October 12th in Klaipėda and October 14th in Vilnius. 
Language: Lithuanian (2 lectures will be held in English)
More details:

Deadline for Applications: September 30th, 2021