Why?

Athletes become well-qualified social entrepreneur leads to remarkable benefits for the society.

Who?

The direct target groups of the SENTA are talented, elite, retired athletes and athletes who want to become sport entrepreneurs.

How?

Through a sport focused social entrepreneurship curriculum and gamification based training modules.

What?

SENTA is a Erasmus+ collaborative partnership project supporting EU Guidelines on Dual Careers of Athletes.

Elite athletes play an important role in philanthropic community…

And thus it is important to develop their social entrepreneurship competences.There is no structured course curriculum for sports organisation (universities, institutes, national Olympic committees, sports federations etc.), career professionals/consultants, trainers and mentors who work to support the dual careers of elite athletes in social entrepreneurship.

Athletes have significant impact on individuals and society.

Becoming a well-qualified social entrepreneur of elite athletes leads to remarkable benefits in the name of society.

The ability of elite athletes to develop innovative and proactive solutions and ideas for social, cultural and environmental issues, and to implement them, is crucial in evaluating their potential.

The objectives of SENTA are to;

– support the implementation of the EU Guidelines Dual Careers of Athletes through the development of a sports-focused social entrepreneurship program,
– contribute to innovative approaches to social entrepreneurship through an innovative curriculum and gamification based training modules in line with talented, elite and retired athletes needs and expectations.

The direct target group of the SENTA is talented, elite and retired athletes.

The final beneficiaries of the project are people who suffer from various social, cultural and environmental problems, student-athletes, active people in the sports sector who want to become sport entrepreneurs, entrepreneurs, sport institutions, start-ups, accelerators and incubation centers, innovation and technology centers/networks, research centers and investors.

The following Intellectual Outputs (IOs)will be developed to achieve the project aims mentioned above:

IO-1: An innovative course curriculum on social entrepreneurship in the field of sport
IO-2: A Gamification based digital and open training modules on social entrepreneurship for talented, elite and retired athletes
IO-3: Pilot Scheme Report