SAP UP Contest was founded by SAP CIS in 2015. Key objective of the Contest is building a business community environment for expertise and sponsorship in the field of social startups. The Contest is held by SAP to promote social entrepreneurship best practices in Russia, Kazakhstan, Belarus and Armenia (starting 2018) . By inviting representatives of the business sector, government authorities, education and non-profit associations to participate in the Contest, SAP contributes to establishment of the community that promotes and develops social entrepreneurship as a separate national economy sector in the country.
Any social enterprise operating in the following areas can participate in the Contest:
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