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Free Online University

Educating and connecting poor young people with the employers. Giving opportunity to students to propose an idea and search for solution.

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Explain your project idea (2,000 characters)

The Free Online University will give opportunity to poor young people with income bellow the minimum wages for their country to study and start a remote job. It will conect students with their future employers. The University will propose free online education in the majors of: peace, personal development, business and enterpreneurs, technologies for saving the planet and others. Lecturers could be a specialist from Bridge Builder, sponsor companies and others. Entrance examination could be related to natural intelligence and personal skills, because not everyone has the opportunity to learn in good school or pay for extra lessons. There should be an equal start for all applicants. After each year of their education students will have an internship in a company or organization involved in the process. They will be able to see real working environments, teach how to work in a team, follow corporate and ethics rules. After the first year of education, students will be able to work remotely for one of the companies. The benefits for the companies will be: -Improving company image and reputation -Teach and develop a new specialist for their companies -Enlarge their activities and markets.

Who are the beneficiaries? (1,000 characters)

Young people between 18-30 years, who want to study but do not have the opportunity to do it. People with income below the minimum wages for their countries.

How is your idea unique? (1,000 characters)

Free Online University will connect directly students with employers /partner-companies/. The speciality, education process and the period of education will be defined by the partner companies for the needs of their vacant /opened/ work places. Lectors will be specialist from the partner company. Students will have opportunity to work remotely after the first year of education. University will give opportunity to students to propose an idea and search for solution to solve a local or global problems in cooperation with the university and company partners, which colaboration will stimulate inovations in earia of peace, saving our planet and prosperity. The concept of working and implementation are unique by themself.

Idea Proposal Stage (choose one)

  • Initial Design: I am exploring the idea, gathering the inspiration and information I need to test it with real users.

Tell us more about your organization/company (1 sentence and website URL)

Samuilov Investment Ltd is company which activity is in area of business mediation and representation. Company details: Bulagria, Stara Zagora, Tri Chuchura 65, ID № 200283867. Company decide to support my idea. Online platform is under construction and the latest updates are not published yet. Go live of the platform is forecasted for 01.2019. e-mail:

Expertise in sector

  • 7+ years

Organization Filing Status

  • Yes, we are a registered company.

In 3-4 sentences, tell us the inspiration or story that encouraged you to start this project.

I believe that the path to global prosperity, peace and better future pass through the education of people, spreading knowledge and global collaboration.

Please explain how your selected topic areas are influenced, in the local context of your project (1,000 characters).

Giving the opportunity to more people, without the necessary financial resources to have education will: - increase their personal and family prosperity - access to better health care - have an impact on their societies as well as globally - give opportunity to the student to search, develop and propose solutions to problems in their country or globaly - invent new technologies, open new opportunities, new and fresh ideas - spread the spirit of global collaboration for peace and new technologies for saving our planet

Who will work alongside your organization in the project idea? (1,000 characters)

I am searching for a partners to be able to complete the project.

Please share some of the top strengths identified in the community which your project will serve (500 characters)

- Decrease poverty - Better prosperity - Better healthcare - Reduce inequality - Gender equality - Innovations - Economic growth - Peace - Spread the spirit of global collaboration for peace and new technologies for saving our planet

Geographic Focus

Globally. Applicable to all regions, countries and communities.

How many months are required for the project idea? (500 characters)

From 12 to 24 months.

Did you submit this idea to our 2017 BridgeBuilder Challenge? (Y/N)

  • No


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Hey Svetla! I have developed a detailed 50-hour self-development course for university students, and I deliver lectures on it. Would love to contribute to this if the project gets deployed.

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Hello, Haseeb!
Thank you for your interest in our project. It will be very helpful for the students to have self-development program in their cours of study. We will be happy to work together. You can send a presentation of your course via e-mail:
I have read your project "Eradicating child poverty by establishing ties - LettuceBee Kids". You are doing realy great change in poor children lives and their families. Our mission is to give opportunity to these people to continue with their study and connect them with their future employers. I beleive that we could be a good partners to empower children having a better future.

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