Malaysia: MaGIC SE Amplify Awards gives $300k to 9 social entrepreneurs

The recipients of Amplify Awards 2015 with MaGIC chairman Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah and Ehon Chan after the award ceremony.

The Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre Social Entrepreneurship (MaGIC SE) has announced nine recipients of the Amplify Awards, recognising social enterprises that address pressing challenges in Malaysia.

The award, which comes with a grant of up to MYR150,000 each, also acts as a platform for the selected social entrepreneurs to scale up their enterprises. In total, MaGIC is awarding MYR1.3 million ($300,000) to the selected social entrepreneurs.

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