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Banco Tucumán Grupo Macro launches the “First Innovation and Entrepreneurship University Program”

Banco Tucumán Grupo Macro launches the "First Innovation and Entrepreneurship University Program"

Tucumán, December 16, 2014. Banco Tucumán Grupo Macro and the university Universidad del Norte Santo Tomás de Aquino (UNSTA) present the "First Innovation and Entrepreneurship University Program" (Primer Programa Universitario en Emprendedorismo e Innovación). This program shall be sponsored by the newspaper La Gaceta.

The goal of this contest is to foster the development, promotion and enlargement of micro ventures by means of the provision of training, economic support and mentorship so that beneficiaries may implement their own business projects and travel the road that will lead them to have their own small company (Pyme).

The competition consists of three stages: 1° nomination and selection of the scholars, held from December 10 to January 31, 2015; 2° training and 3° award to the best grades.

Banco Tucumán Grupo Macro shall award 30 scholarships for the purpose of promoting cultural change in communities by fostering entrepreneurship values, in the understanding that through an active commitment towards the community entrepreneurs are inserted in a productive manner in the local economy. The competition shall award the following prizes: 1° prize: AR$25,000, 2° prize: AR$20,000 and 3° prize: AR$15,000.

Interested applicants must go to, where they can find the terms and conditions and the application form of the competition. They must fill out such form and send it to the following e-mail address:

"A spirit to overcome problems, vision to grasp opportunities and enthusiasm to improve or learn what was never attempted. And desire, a large dose of desire to make things happen, this is what we value in the entrepreneurs whom we support from Banco Tucumán Grupo Macro" states Milagro Medrano, Institutional Relations Manager of Banco Macro.

Milagro Medrano
Institutional Relations Manager

IR Contact

Phone: (5411) 5222 6682

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