Terms & Conditions of the SAMforSE Voucher-Program

Below you can find the Terms & Conditions of the application for a “SAMforSE Voucher”.

The “SAMforSE Voucher” is addressed to any social enterprise from any region in the world. One person or one team of the social enterprise is allowed to submit one application.  

Submitting social enterprise should fulfill the following criteria

  • The social enterprise develops products/service which have the potential of social impact for people in developing and emerging countries.
  • The social enterprise develops services or products which are already successfully implemented to improve basic supply in developing or emerging countries.
  • The social enterprise has a strong focus on job creation.
  • The social enterprise follows values such as fairness, social responsibility and self-sustainability. 

Your social enterprise should have a focus on technical products and services in the categories Water & Waste Water, Energy, Food & Agriculture, Waste Management, Healthcare, Sheltering, Education and Information & Communication in order to fulfil basic needs of people in developing and emerging countries. 

All intellectual properties will remain with the applying social enterprise. Siemens Stiftung assumes no liability for keeping the entries confidential. Consequently, applicants interested in securing their intellectual properties should not submit entry prior to filing patent applications in the countries for which they intend to protect their intellectual property.

Application is possible via the form provided in the SAMforSE brochure or on www.SAMforSE.org. All requested data must be delivered. Entries in the online form exceeding the stipulated file sizes and formats may not be considered. Submitted applications are considered final. Applications should be submitted in English or Spanish.  

The Voucher must be used for a business development service provider who will be recommended by Siemens Stiftung.

Any recourse to courts of law is excluded.

If you need further information, please contact us directly at empowering-people-network@siemens-stiftung.org.