FURM Group to sponsor 5 remote working digital nomads to cowork around Europe

By Editor February 22, 2016

FURM® Group, a privately owned business incubator and boutique professional services firm based in Auckland, New Zealand is funding 5 lucky digital nomads to travel through Europe under their new startup coWork the World.

“5 lucky digital nomads will be sponsored for LEG 1: EUROPE of our coWork the World tour, which kicks off 1st May 2016 from Lisbon, Portugal.” says Founder & CEO of FURM Group, Nader Luthera.
“Under the program, FURM® Group will be sponsoring 50% of these costs and applicants will have the opportunity to receive the remainder 50% funding through our crowdfunding campaign, should we achieve our goal.”To be eligible, applicants must first apply for LEG 1 of the coWork the World program, starting May

To be eligible, applicants must first apply for LEG 1 of the coWork the World program, starting May 1st 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal. Applicants must be available for the complete 50 day tour through Portugal, Spain and South of France. The 5 applicants will be randomly selected from our pool of applications.
More specifically, the sponsorship package will cover the following:

-Accommodation as organised by coWork the World for the 50 day leg.
-Travel for LEG 1 from Lisbon to Seville, Seville to Barcelona, Barcelona to Bordeaux.
-Access to coworking spaces along the way.
-USD$250 deposit cost for LEG 1.

Through this arrangement, we’re aiming to help enable remote coworking digital nomads to work on their creative projects, startups and dreams, achieve creative inspiration through travel, create networking opportunities at various coworking spaces, not stress over day to day expenditure for coliving and coworking costs, and most importantly, have some fun along the way!
Its an ideal arrangement for startup entrepreneurs, app developers, freelancers, creatives, bloggers, writers and digital nomads.

Applicants can apply from anywhere in the world. Successful applicants into the program will need to organise:

-Their own travel visas, travel insurances and flights to Lisbon, Portugal for the start of LEG 1: EUROPE.
-Be available for the entire 50 day LEG kicking off 1st May 2016.
-Day to day expenses for eating, drinking, optional excursions, sightseeing etc. etc.
-Their own remote working gears, e.g. laptop, mobile phone, data roaming etc. etc.
-Their own remote work! We do not provide employment or project opportunities.
-Arrange their own travel visas, insurances and flights either to the next LEG meet up point should they decide to stay on for the tour, or otherwise to wherever they wish to go at the end of LEG 1.
-An awesome attitude and a passion for coworking + travel!

All applicants who have applied for LEG 1: EUROPE will be eligible and put in the draw to be shortlisted and selected, provided they have confirmed and secured their place. The crowdfunding campaign will kickstart in the first week of March and the 5 selected applicants will be announced in the first week of April.