Miles Morland Foundation 2019 Morland Writing Scholarships for African writers (£18,000 in Scholarships)

The Miles Morland Foundation is pleased to announce the 2019 Morland Writing Scholarships for African writers. The purpose of the Scholarships is to promote literature and good writing. Submissions, including non-fiction submissions, will be judged solely on literary merit. Scholarship Requirement: The only condition imposed on the Scholars during the year of their Scholarship is […]

The INK 2019 Fellowship Application

The INK Fellows Program aims to bring together a community of game changers who have the courage to redefine the world through their innovative ideas and breakthrough thinking. Our mission is to accelerate these journeys and amplify your impact as the role models of tomorrow. Guidelines 1. We can only accept one application per candidate. […]

Apply: Beijing+25 Youth Task Force

Beijing+25 Youth Task Force A call for applications for the composition of a time-limited Youth Task force that will work closely with UN Women from August 2019 to September 2020, consisting of young people aged 14 to 30 years. Together with your resume and the recommendation letter from your organization, network or civic movement, please […]

#appfeature: Toggl

Many business and career professionals end the day with at least one thing on their “to-do list” they couldn’t do, or they didn’t leave early enough for the next appointment. You know, the day could have been better managed, right? ____ Have you heard of the Toggl app? It’s one cloud-based time tracking app to […]

Cartier Women’s Initiative 2019

Since 2006, the Cartier Women’s Initiative has supported 219 female entrepreneurs worldwide. Each year, 21 finalists representing 7 regions (Latin America & the Caribbean, North America, Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East & North Africa, East Asia and South Asia & Oceania) are selected during the first round of the competition. These finalists are then invited […]

Stanford Seed program for women Entrepreneurs

Stanford Seed announces new scholarships exclusively for WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS based in Africa! Funding is available to offset program fee, travel expenses, and childcare costs related to enrollment in the Seed Transformation Program. *Applications close on 15 June 2019* for Jan 2020 start of program. Take your business to the next level. Stanford Seed is looking […]

Kaspersky Open Innovation Program 2019

Kaspersky Open Innovation Program is inviting innovative startups to support the growth of new joint business activities. For startup teams and individual projects What We’re Looking For We are looking for the most advanced projects working at the edge of cybersecurity Transportation Apply European safety features for connected cars Security solutions for in-car devices (e.g. […]

GoGettaz Agripreneur Prize

The GoGettaz Agripreneur Prize is an exciting competition that aims to uplift innovative entrepreneurial ventures in the agri-food sector founded by young people across Africa. If you are a young agripreneur with an innovative business venture, you could win one of two US$50,000 cash prizes that will help you change your world and transform the […]

#appfeature: Pocket

Have you ever seen a very helpful article online but have to run an errand real quick? How do you get back to reading it? Nobody ever wants to stay glued to their phones searching endlessly for that article that will give the key to success. You surely don’t. _____ Good news! This app is […]

Much ado about blogging

Quite a number of people have asked me what they can do to make their businesses more visible on the internet. And one of the answers I give them is If you love to write, “start a blog or contribute to a blog”. What is a blog? According to Google dictionary, a blog is a […]

OUTLIER VENTURE LAB 2019

We are pleased to launch the 2019 edition of OUTLIER VENTURE LAB. OUTLIER VENTURE LAB is a Startup/SME bootcamp program for SMEs and Startups with climate/environment/Green focused projects/businesses in Nigeria Our Focus Sectors Include – Climate-Smart Agriculture, recycling, Environment, Clean Technology, Clean/renewable Energy, Eco-friendly products or services etc. Please visit OUTLIER VENTURE LAB is a […]

50 top women in tech in Nigeria

She Learns here was recently recognized as one of the top 50 initiatives supporting women and girls to go into tech in Nigeria by Tech Cabal. This came a few weeks after a similar recognition by Techcity Nigeria. Click here to read the article and see the list of Initiatives and their founders.

Yher accelerator for female entrepreneurs 2019

Why Us? It’s simple. We truly believe that change is driven by socially conscious businesses and we want to see women running bigger and better ventures. We are entrepreneurs ourselves. We’ve started highly successful social enterprises, run global campaigns and accelerated 500 startup impact ventures across five countries, helping change the lives of close to […]

ACT Foundation Breakfast Dialogue

3RD BREAKFAST DIALOGUE The Aspire Coronation Trust (ACT) Foundation Breakfast Dialogue is a convergence of various Public, Private, and Social Sector leaders to have insightful conversations on global social issues with the aim of exploring solutions that will propel social transformation, and create impact in communities. This year’s dialogue will provide a great opportunity to […]

Startup Nigeria Incubation program

Startup Nigeria is a 3-Month Incubation Program designed to support innovative idea-staged companies across Nigeria with funding, mentorship and trainings. The curriculum is specifically designed to move companies from ideas to viable products/services. The 2019 Startup Nigeria Programwill target startups in the North West, North Central and South East geopolitical zones. The Startup Nigeria Program […]

 2019 AWIEF AWARDS NOMINATIONS HAS BEEN EXTENDED

THE CLOSING DATE FOR THE 2019 AWIEF AWARDS NOMINATIONS HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO: MONDAY, 10 JUNE 2019 (MIDNIGHT) The extension gives more women entrepreneurs an opportunity to enter these prestigious, multi-industry awards, and be recognised for their contribution to Pan-African, social and economic agendas. Women entrepreneurs and business owners are invited to submit nominations in […]

The SLA Accelerator 2019

The SLA Accelerator is a 4-month program designed to identify, support and fund the next generation of Nigeria’s brightest female entrepreneurs. The winner of the programme will receive N2 million from SLA. This year, the is open to businesses in any sector or industry based anywhere in Nigeria CLICK HERE TO BEGIN YOUR APPLICATION What […]

NCMG Peace Award 2018

The second edition of the NCMG Peace Awards which recognise change agents and innovative thought leaders championing justice and peace in Africa is scheduled to hold on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 by 6:00pm at the Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria The NCMG Peace Award constitute an exciting next step in NCMG International’s belief in […]

Innov8 Agric challenge.

Focusing on Agriculture and Technology, Crenov8 Consulting, a leading Management Consulting and Digital Firm in Dubai hosts the agribusiness gathering – Meet The Farmers’ Conference (MTFC), now in its third edition. As part of that initiative, we are also looking to support AgriTechnology Entrepreneurship in Africa with the Innov8 Agric Challenge, which is looking to […]

Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF)
Awards 2019 – Call for Nominations

Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF)Awards 2019 – Call for Nominations The 3rd edition of the AWIEF Awards will take place during the 5th annual Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) on 30th October 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. The AWIEF Awards is Africa’s most prestigious awards event designed to celebrate and reward the achievements […]