Share and Develop Your Ideas

It all starts with your idea!! If it matters to you, it matters to us, and we want to help you realize it! We founded this program with the understanding that there is a wealth of new and fresh ideas that may help developing our community sustainably, ideas which never got to see the light– fresh ideas from all corners that weren’t being given the chance to flourish. SHF helps you to turn your ideas into innovations and actions.

Do you have an idea that you would like to share? What is the process?

Step 1: Prepare relevant information for online submission

1. Personal information and contact details
2. A short non-confidential overview about your idea
3. Attachments: max. 5 files/max. 10 MB per file, allowed formats: png, gif, jpg, doc, docx, xls, xlsx, ppt, pptx, pdf, txt

Step 2: Submit your idea to Ideas@sharaf-foundation.org

Step 3: Confirmation of receipt and a reference number

  1. After the successful submission of your proposal you will receive a confirmation e-mail including:
    a. An internal reference number
    b. The expected feedback timeline
    c. Contact information for questions and support

Step 4: Evaluation
Once a month, a forum of internal experts will convene to review your proposal. The evaluation process might include a confidentiality agreement and consists of the following steps:

  1. Evaluation of the input in terms of:
    a. Feasibility
    b. Sustainability
    c. Community benefit
    d. Follow-up discussion

Step 5: Feedback
After the evaluation process has been brought to a conclusion, you receive a feedback via email or phone regarding your input and the following steps. Apply now and help developing the community! We offer you a chance to connect with officials and investors who can actually help making something out of your idea. There’s a community of people out there eager to be in on the next big thing, and they will be open to hearing what you have to say!