Tag Archives: Africa

NESCAFÉ offers $30,000 financial support, mentoring for Africa’s brightest ideas

Do you have a dream? Can your dream make the difference for your community, your country or even the whole world? Enter the NESCAFÉ Get Started challenge and show everyone how powerful your idea is. All you need to do

Johannesburg to Host Africa’s First-ever Global Entrepreneurship Congress

The Global Entrepreneurship Network announced today that South Africa has earned the right to host the Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC) in 2017. The bid was awarded to Johannesburg as part of the opening ceremony at GEC 2015 in Milan, Italy.

Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa opens applications for Nigerian journalists

Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa partners with key African universities to provide executive training for the advancement of financial journalism Lagos, Nigeria, 18 March 2015: Financial journalists and professionals interested in financial journalism can now apply to the Bloomberg Media Initiative

Entries open for Africa’s $75,000 youth entrepreneurship prize

Entries are now open for the Anzisha Prize, the premier award for Africa’s top young entrepreneurs. Over US$75,000 in cash prizes will be shared among 12 of the continent’s most exciting social and business entrepreneurs between the ages of 15

AFRICA SME Champions Awards Nigeria Outreach

You are invited to apply for Africa SME Awards, organised by Africa Guarantee Fund (AGF) scheduled for Nov 11 – 12 2014. Prize includes $50,000 grand prize and media coverage throughout the continent. The eligibility criteria for the competition are

APPLY: $150,000 in Prizes for African Social Innovators

Do you know African Innovators working on Solutions to address African challenges? Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) 2015 now open – USD 150,000 in prizes for continent’s brightest innovators to accelerate Africa’s development The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) is calling