Apply for cewas call for ideas 2016

Cewas call for ideas 2016 is an opportunity for those with innovative ideas addressing water and sanitation problems to apply and receive startup capital.

If you have a creative solution to the challenges of access to water and proper sanitation, among poor people, you need to submit your idea to cewas. Cewas is a Swiss NGO involved in water and sanitation. It works with partners and think tanks to increase sustainability in these fields.

Cewas call for ideas 2016 is looking for ideas in water and sanitation that will change lives. Ideas can be submitted by individuals, groups or institutions. The most inventive idea will be declared winner.

The winner will receive 5000 Swiss Franc as seed money and a sponsored place in 2016’s cewas startup program.


  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and good faith in implementing proposed idea
  • All academic disciplines are welcomed but previous participants are ineligible

Simply download an application form and, upon filling it, send to info@cewas.org by 15th May, 2016.