Educational entrepreneurship

SouthUp – Works to promote youth education programs in the areas of entrepreneurship and technological innovation. As part of the projects, Southup is involved in the integration of students in the growth processes of the companies and operates an entrepreneurship program that combines youth, companies and hi-tech entrepreneurs.

Students Entrepreneurs
Teach students how to become leading and outstanding entrepreneurs.

A unique entrepreneurship program that takes place as part of the Sha’ar Ha’negev High School. The program integrating students at start-ups in order to provide them an entrepreneurial experience. Through the program, the youth are exposed to the fascinating world of entrepreneurship and acquire practical tools and knowledge in developing a start-up and future initiatives.

In practice, each group of students works closely with a start-up company for several months during the school year. The company provides the students a different and meaningful learning experience and an opportunity to learn more closely about the development and establishment of a start-up from the concept stage to writing a business plan and raising funds from investors.

The Academic Internship
Academic specialization program A project of academic interns held in cooperation with the Sapir Academic College

The project is designed to integrate specialized students in start-ups in order to help them gain experience and integrate them as full-time employees after graduation. The companies are offered the opportunity to integrate specialized students in their work in the late stages of completing the degree.

The advantage of this project is bi-directional: the students enjoy practical experience and a significant springboard to the labor market, and the start-ups benefit from the professional work and support that the students give them as part of the project.