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Rolex Awards for Enterprise
Geneva, Switzerland

Total Recorded funding
US $200,000

Sectors:
All sectors
Funding Status:
Active

About

Created in 1976 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Rolex Oyster, the first waterproof watch and an important milestone in watchmaking, the Rolex Awards foster the values that underpin Rolex: quality, ingenuity, determination and, above all, the enterprising spirit that has driven the company since its beginning. From the start, the Awards were designed to fill a void in corporate philanthropy by supporting exceptional individuals around the world, pioneers who had no or little access to traditional funding and were responding to major challenges with original and innovative projects that advance human knowledge and well-being.


Recent Funding from Rolex Awards for Enterprise


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Startup
Amount / Round
Date / Source
Startup/Location
Matibabu Kampala, Uganda
Amount/Round
US $200,000 Grant
Date/Source
20 Jun 2019 Source 

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