In the Zone

6 month intensive program for entrepreneurs with a validated product. Preparation for growth and investment.

Beneficiaries: teams with ideas, leaders, plans, and entrepreneurial thinking, with developed and qualitatively validated minimum viable products.

Working methods: education, mentoring, networking with partners and investors, grants and loans.

Result: teams prepared for quantitative validation of products, ready for growth, trained for market operations.

Duration: 6 months.

Dynamics of implementation: 10 ventures per year.

Status: Open for applications till 13/05/2019.

Partneri: Entrepreneurship Academy of the European Fund for Southeast Europe (EFSE); Erste Stiftung, Erste Bank.


ACT Group’s Social/Impact Entrepreneur Criteria: a long term approach to positive change. Systematic thinking – impact on the ecosystem of the industry/sector in which it operates; ranging from minor innovations to sector disruption. Economic + social or environmental goals.