Category: Business

  • Orange Corners Nigeria Incubation Programme 2023 for young Entrepreneurs (£40,000 Funding)

    Orange Corners Nigeria Incubation Programme 2023 for young Entrepreneurs (£40,000 Funding)

    Orange Corners Nigeria Incubation Programme 2023 Applications are now open for the 8th cohort of the Orange Corners Nigeria Incubation Programme. Orange Corners is an initiative of the Kingdom of The Netherlands that provides young entrepreneurs across Africa and the Middle East with the necessary training, mentorship, network, funding and facilities to start and grow their […]

  • Rootcamp Startup Accelerator Programme 2023 (up to €50,000)

    Rootcamp Startup Accelerator Programme 2023 (up to €50,000)

    Rootcamp Startup Accelerator Programme 2023 Applications are open for the Rootcamp Startup Accelerator Programme 2023. The programme focuses on scaling your idea at its full potential and helps you build an international network with top VCs, business angels and top class corporate partners. Rootcamp Startup Accelerator Programme Details For Early-stage startups: The programme entails a […]

  • Flour Mills of Nigeria Prize for Innovation 2023 (worth N5,000,000)

    Flour Mills of Nigeria Prize for Innovation 2023 (worth N5,000,000)

    Flour Mills of Nigeria Prize for Innovation 2023 Applications are open for the Flour Mills of Nigeria Prize for Innovation 2023. The Flour Mills of Nigeria Prize for Innovation aims to highlight new and imaginative ways to achieve sustainability in Nigeria’s food value chain. This year’s campaign is designed to facilitate the promotion of local […]

  • LVMH Prize for young Fashion Designers (300,000 Euros Prize)

    LVMH Prize for young Fashion Designers (300,000 Euros Prize)

    LVMH Prize for young Fashion Designers Application is open for the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers. This patronage embodies the commitment of the Group and its Houses towards today’s young designers who will be tomorrow’s rising stars. Each year, the LVMH Prize rewards young fashion designers, selected for their talent and outstanding creativity. Thanks to […]

  • Mastercard Foundation Africa Growth Fund for African Business owners

    Mastercard Foundation Africa Growth Fund for African Business owners

    Mastercard Foundation Africa Growth Fund The Mastercard Foundation Africa Growth Fund is a bold initiative; a USD$200 million Fund of Funds that works through African investment funds to support early-stage, growth-oriented small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) on the continent. The Mastercard Foundation Africa Growth Fund’s goal is to provide dignified and fulfilling work for young […]

  • GGT2030/BET Africa Pitching Point Entrepreneurial Challenge

    GGT2030/BET Africa Pitching Point Entrepreneurial Challenge

    GGT2030/ BET Africa Pitching Point Entrepreneurial Challenge Application is now open for the GGT2030 and BET Africa Pitching Point. The BET Africa pitching point is an exciting new youth reality show that aims to find the next great township entrepreneur. 12 young township entrepreneurs, with either a great idea or existing enterprise, will compete to be […]

  • Make It Circular Challenge 2023 for Entrepreneurs (€10,000 worth of prize)

    Make It Circular Challenge 2023 for Entrepreneurs (€10,000 worth of prize)

    Make It Circular Challenge 2023 for Entrepreneurs Applications are open for the Make It Circular Challenge 2023 for Entrepreneurs. The Make It Circular Challenge calls on designers, creative entrepreneurs, and startups from around the world to envision and build a circular society. They invite designers, creative entrepreneurs and startups from around the world to submit […]

  • Africa-Korea Agtech Innovation Challenge and Summit 2023 for African Innovators

    Africa-Korea Agtech Innovation Challenge and Summit 2023 for African Innovators

    Africa-Korea Agtech Innovation Challenge and Summit 2023 Application is now open for the Africa-Korea Agtech Innovation Challenge and Summit 2023. The finalists will pitch their solutions at the Africa-Korea Agtech Innovation Summit in Nairobi, Kenya in February 2023. The 3-day Summit will showcase the finalists to key government officials from Kenya, Uganda and South Korea, World Bank stakeholders, […]

  • GABI Studentprenuer Awards 2022 for Nigerian Students (N1.5m worth of Prizes)

    GABI Studentprenuer Awards 2022 for Nigerian Students (N1.5m worth of Prizes)

    GABI Studentprenuer Awards 2022 Applications are now open for the GABI Studentprenuer Awards 2022 for Nigerian Students. The GABI Studentpreneur Awards is a premier global recognition for Students (Universities /Polytechnics /Colleges of Education) who are monetizing their skills, running a business or growing a brand with an entrepreneurial mindset. Eligibility Criteria You must be a […]

  • TechBridge Acceleration Program for African startups ($200,000 in investment)

    TechBridge Acceleration Program for African startups ($200,000 in investment)

    TechBridge is a technology Incubator and Accelerator that supports tech-venture founders through the hurdles of early-stage innovation and business development. Selection Criteria The selection criteria is: Must be a post-revenue start-up Startup that has a validated market and product Technology-enabled solutions Start-ups that generate a positive impact to society Benefits The benefits include: Tailored Growth Support: Support offered […]

  • Transforming Nigerian Youths Program 2022 for young Nigerians

    Transforming Nigerian Youths Program 2022 for young Nigerians

     Transforming Nigerian Youths Program for young Nigerians Application is now open for the 2022 Transforming Nigerian Youths Program. The Transforming Nigerian Youths program is brought to Nigeria by the Young Africa Works-Mastercard Foundation in partnership with the Enterprise Development Centre, Pan-Atlantic University. EDC is teaming up with the Foundation to build the capacity of 40,000 […]

  • MTN Pulse Blow My Hustle Grant for Small Businesses and Hustlers in Nigeria (N68 Million)

    MTN Pulse Blow My Hustle Grant for Small Businesses and Hustlers in Nigeria (N68 Million)

    MTN Pulse Blow My Hustle Grant The MTN Pulse ‘Blow My Hustle’ engagement is a Youth Empowerment Campaign put together to project the ingenuity of young promising entrepreneurs in Nigeria as well as empower them in a fun and entertaining way. The campaign aims to support both small existing businesses and new business startups. About the MTN Pulse Blow-My-Hustle […]

  • African Development Bank AgriPitch Competition 2022 (up to $140,000)

    African Development Bank AgriPitch Competition 2022 (up to $140,000)

    African Development Bank AgriPitch Competition Applications are open for the African Development Bank AgriPitch Competition 2022. The aim of the 2022 AgriPitch Competition is to support agripreneurs by focusing on building the bankability of their businesses and ensuring that they are pitch ready for potential investors. Entrepreneurs will be coached and mentored in an interactive […]

  • Access Bank ART X Prize 2022/2023 for Early-Career Artists (worth $10,000)

    Access Bank ART X Prize 2022/2023 for Early-Career Artists (worth $10,000)

    Access Bank ART X Prize 2022/2023 Applications are now open for the Access ART X Prize. The Prize awards early-career artists from Africa and its Diaspora with opportunities to develop their practices, with the intention of setting them up for the highest levels of success on the global stage. Requirements Formerly open only to Nigerian emerging artists, The […]

  • UNICEF StartUp Lab 2023 for Ghanaian Entrepreneurs

    UNICEF StartUp Lab 2023 for Ghanaian Entrepreneurs

    UNICEF StartUp Lab 2023 Application for the UNICEF StartUp Lab for Ghanaian Entrepreneurs is now open. The UNICEF Startup Lab is an accelerator programme for impactful businesses working to advance the SDGs for children and young people. The programme is led by UNICEF in Ghana, supported by KOICA and implemented by MEST Africa. The StartUp Lab aims to enhance the […]

  • Kelley African Venture Business Competition (win up to $5,000)

    Kelley African Venture Business Competition (win up to $5,000)

    Kelley African Venture Business Competition Applications are now open for the 2022 Kelley African Venture Business Competition. The Kelly African Venture Business Competition is organized by the Africa Business Club at Kelley Business School as part of the organization’s Africa Week celebration. The competition seeks to support African entrepreneurs on the continent, encourage innovation and reduce the hurdle around access to […]

  • Academy for Women Entrepreneurs Program for Women

    Academy for Women Entrepreneurs Program for Women

    Academy for Women Entrepreneurs Program Application is open for the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs 2022 for women in northern Nigeria. The Association of Northern Women Entrepreneurs, with sponsorship from the US Embassy in Abuja, has launched the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) in Sokoto and Kebbi States. Association of Northern Women Entrepreneurs is a Non-governmental organization […]

  • Call for Solutions: The Challenge Fund for Youth Employment (CYFE) for Nigerians

    Call for Solutions: The Challenge Fund for Youth Employment (CYFE) for Nigerians

    The Challenge Fund for Youth Employment Application are now open for the Challenge Fund for Youth Employment 2022.  The Challenge Fund for youth employment aims to co-invest in innovative, private sector-led partnerships that aim to address the youth unemployment challenge by creating, matching, and improving jobs for youth, especially women. The Challenge find for youth employment is calling for innovative […]

  • Savvy Prize 2023 for Impact Driven Entrepreneurs (worth $3,000)

    Savvy Prize 2023 for Impact Driven Entrepreneurs (worth $3,000)

    Savvy Prize 2023 for Impact-Driven Entrepreneurs Applications for the Savvy Prize 2023 for Impact-Driven Entrepreneurs are now open. Savvy is calling all entrepreneurs from around the world, with high-impact for-profit or non-profit projects, to apply for the Savvy Prize 2023. The Prize seeks to recognize and support the efforts of impact-driven entrepreneurs working to solve […]

  • WIDU Local Call: #FoodCallEthiopia 2022 for Agribusinesses

    WIDU Local Call: #FoodCallEthiopia 2022 for Agribusinesses

    WIDU Local Call: #FoodCallEthiopia 2022 for Agribusinesses Are you an entrepreneur running a micro or small business in Ethiopia that contributes to enough, safe, and/or nutritious food and agricultural production? Or do you have a clear idea and a plan for launching a business that you want to start? Then the new WIDU Local Call: […]

  • FATE Foundation/HiiL Justice Entrepreneurship School 2022 for young West African Entrepreneurs

    FATE Foundation/HiiL Justice Entrepreneurship School 2022 for young West African Entrepreneurs

    FATE Foundation/HiiL Justice Entrepreneurship School 2022 Application is now open to Hiil Justice Enterpreneurship School 2022. The Hague Institute for Innovation of Law (HiiL) in partnership with FATE Foundation has launched the call for application for the Justice Entrepreneurship School (JES) which is a programme targeted at entrepreneurs within West Africa who are in the incubation stage of business and […]

  • 8th Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp 2022 – Bangkok, Thailand (Scholarship available)

    8th Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp 2022 – Bangkok, Thailand (Scholarship available)

    8th Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp 2022 Applications are open for the 8th Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp 2022. The Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp is an intensive programme dedicated for brewing up the young entrepreneurs from across the globe. As most of the entrepreneurship events focus on the existing entrepreneurs rather than creating new ones, GEB provides a platform for […]

  • Google Hustle Academy 2022 for African Entrepreneurs

    Google Hustle Academy 2022 for African Entrepreneurs

    Google Hustle Academy 2022 for African Entrepreneurs  The Hustle Academy has landed and is here to help your business power up to the next level. Get access to live training sessions, 1-1 mentorship and masterclasses by industry leaders, all for free. You can take advantage of all this fantastic support – along with a wealth […]

  • Vital Voices GROW Fellowship 2023 for Women Entrepreneurs (Scholarship available)

    Vital Voices GROW Fellowship 2023 for Women Entrepreneurs (Scholarship available)

    Vital Voices GROW Fellowship 2023 Application is now open for the Vital Voices GROW fellowship 2023. They are calling all impact-driven, change-making women business leaders called to create greater impact through sustainable business growth to apply for the Vital Voices (VV) GROW Fellowship 2023 for Women Entrepreneurs. If you are a visionary change-maker leading a […]

  • Call for Submissions: African Union Innovating Education in Africa 2022 (up to $100,000)

     African Union Innovating Education in Africa 2022 Call for Submissions are now open for the African Union Innovating Education in Africa 2022. The AU IEA in Africa Call invites innovators to propose new and practical educational innovations with the potential for sustainability, scalability and replication on a wide scale. They are looking to mobilize continental […]

  • Apply to Pitch at the Africa Money & DeFi Summit West Africa 2022

    Apply to Pitch at the Africa Money & DeFi Summit West Africa 2022 Applications are open for startups to pitch at the Africa Money & DeFi Summit West Africa 2022. The Africa Money & DeFi Summit continues to connect start-ups from across Africa with corporates, investors and global opportunities and have a limited number of […]

  • The Reckitt Fight For Access WASH Accelerator for Social Entrepreneurs.

    The Reckitt Fight For Access WASH Accelerator The Reckitt Fight For Access Accelerator, in partnership with Yunus Social Business, is accepting applications from social entrepreneurs who are improving access to clean water, sanitation and hygiene, and ultimately driving better health outcomes for communities. The programme is called the Fight for Access Accelerator, and it is […]

  • Apple Entrepreneur Camp 2022 for Black Founders

    Apple Entrepreneur Camp 2022 for Black Founders Apple Entrepreneur Camp was created with the goal of supporting founders and their organizations as they build the next generation of cutting-edge apps, and to form a global network that encourages the pipeline and longevity of underrepresented founders and developers in technology. The program includes cohorts for female, […]

  • Tech African Women Program 2022 for female-led tech Startup (Fully Funded Trip + Cash Grants)

    Tech African Women Program 2022 for female-led tech Startup Tech African Women is a program led by BetaCube and supported by UNECA dedicated to building a strong female-led tech Startup pipeline and community in Africa. it will run from August to December 2022 and is composed of 3 main phases: Objectives of the Tech African […]

  • FT/IFC Transformational Business Awards 2022

    FT/IFC Transformational Business Awards 2022 Applications for the FT/IFC Transformational Business Awards 2022 are now open. The Financial Times and the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, are proud to present the 2022 edition of the Transformational Business Awards, the leading global initiative that highlights and promotes ground-breaking, long-term private […]