KUCHING: Applications are now open for the inaugural Youth Founder Mentoring Programme (YFMP) organised in line with the Sarawak government’s mission to promote digital innovation and entrepreneurship in the state.

Tabung Ekonomi Gagasan Anak Sarawak (Tegas) said the programme, organised by Tegas Digital Innovation Hub, in partnership with FutureLab and Sarawak Digital Economy Corporation (SDEC), is a six-month online mentoring programme tailored for young Sarawakian start-up founders studying at institutes of higher learning and fresh graduates.

“The mentoring programme aims to connect young start-up founders with experienced entrepreneur mentors from Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore; equip young start-up founders with valuable knowledge and insights on entrepreneurship as well as provide real-time feedback on their business ideas and plans to build resilient entrepreneurs,” it said in a statement on Monday (Feb 22).

Applications now open for entrepreneurship mentoring programme