Opportunities

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OUTLIER VENTURE LAB 

 OUTLIER VENTURE LAB is an initiative of The Business Outliers. Outlier Venture Lab is a Startup/SME bootcamp program for early-stage tech-driven startups who are building innovative solutions to challenges across sectors in Nigeria.  Sectors Like Agriculture, Fintech, Health, Food, manufacturing environment other real sectors,  HTTP://GUST.COM/PROGRAMS/OUTLIER-VENTURE-LAB-2018 Are you an early-stage start-up or an SME based in the Nigeria? …

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Ashoka American Express Emerging leaders bootcamp 2018

About the Bootcamps The American Express Leadership Academy Emerging Innovators Bootcamps are 2-3 day intensive trainings for social entrepreneurs and changemakers who can benefit from expert guidance, peer support and a safe space to reflect on inner growth and wellbeing.  Deadline June 30, 2018.   How can you use dance to inspire girls to be …

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​Worldbank SDG’s & Her Competition

​SDG’s & Her Competition In 2015, all 193 United Nations member countries signed on to 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to “create the future we want in 2030.” SDGs & Her is an online competition for women micro-entrepreneurs to showcase how they are supporting the SDGs through their business operations. Winners will receive leadership training, …

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Unilever young Entrepreneurs award 2018

What to enter? We’re looking for initiatives relating to one or more of the eight categories we’re focusing on: Zero Hunger, Good Health and Well-being, Quality Education, Gender Equality, Clean Water and Sanitation, Decent Work and Economic Growth, Responsible Consumption and Production and Climate Action. Whether it’s with an initiative, product or service, if you’ve …

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Call for RUFORUM Young African Entrepreneurs Applications

The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) is a network of 85 Universities in 35 African countries is pleased to announce the 2018 RUFORUM Young African Entrepreneurs Competition (RUYAEC). The 2018 RUFORUM Young African Entrepreneurs Competition (RUYAEC) whose overall purpose is to catalyse entrepreneurship through promotion of business innovation and provision of …

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Wennovation Hub’s Incubation Program – Cohort 1

Wennovation Hub’s Incubation Program is designed to help entrepreneurs quickly test and validate their ideas using basic business tools whilst supporting entrepreneurs with access to funding, mentoring and business advisory.  This Incubation program is in partnership with LoftyInc capital management. An organization set out to invest in early stage startups in Africa.  Who can apply?  …

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POSTCODE LOTTERY GREEN CHALLENGE 2018

DO YOU COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE? Are you an innovative entrepreneur with a sustainable business plan that contributes to an eco-friendly lifestyle and reduces greenhouse-gas emissions? Your plan might be worth €500,000! The Postcode Lottery Green Challenge is one of the world’s largest competitions in the field of sustainable entrepreneurship. Green start-ups from all over the …

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2018 WIMBIZ CAPITAL (WIMCAP) TRAINING

  Are you a female entrepreneur? Do you want to grow your business to profitability?Register for our WIMBIZ Capital (WIMCAP) training. The 2018 WIMCAP Training for Female Entrepreneur is designed to equip entrepreneurs with the skills and tool for instituting systems and structures that will enable them to grow their businesses, attract investments and create job. …

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Young and female entrepreneurs, win Pitch AgriHack 2018, grow your start-up!

The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), with the support of the African Development Bank (AfDB), in collaboration with the African Green Revolution Forum (AGRA), Women in Tech Africa, Wennovation Hub (Nigeria) and Suguba (regional), is launching Pitch AgriHack 2018. The theme for this year’s edition is “Women entrepreneurs innovate for agricultural transformation in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific”. The competition is open …

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FATE foundation Agribusiness Accelerator Programme 

ScaleUp Lab by FATE Foundation is a unique Accelerator Programme aimed at providing targeted support to growth stage high-potential ventures within the targeted growth sectors of the Nigerian economy namely: Agribusiness Accelerator Programme Creatives Ventures Accelerator Programme (Coming soon) Edu-business Accelerator Programme (Coming soon) Health Ventures Accelerator Programme (Coming soon) The Agribusiness Accelerator Programme targets outstanding …

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Lagos FastTrack EventStartupbootcamp

Startupbootcamp Africa is looking for startups with innovative solutions including diversified financial services, e-commerce, internet of things (IoT) and a broad range of other scalable technologies to attend their FastTrack event in Lagos on 7 April.  FastTracks are informal events that Startupbootcamp uses as part of the screening process for the Startupbootcamp accelerator program starting …

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Anzisha prize for young Entrepreneurs

Applications close 31st of March, 2018 The Anzisha Prize seeks to award young entrepreneurs who have developed and implemented innovative solutions to social challenges or started successful businesses within their communities. 15 finalists from across Africa win a spot in a lifelong fellowship what will help to accelerate their path to entrepreneurship success. The first …

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AfricanEntrepreneurship Award ($1m award)

Now Accepting Submissions. Are you looking for mentoring to launch or grow your business or idea in Africa? Join the journey to receive free, online mentoring from over 400 entrepreneurs, investors and business owners. Innovation New technology, new business model or attempting to solve a problem that’s never been solved before in your region. CRITERIA …

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MTN VENTURE INCUBATION PROGRAMME

The Venture Incubation Programme (VIP) is designed to provide a supportive ecosystem to help startups build viable and scalable innovation-driven companies. . Startups have access to a range of resources including co-working space, practical learning clinics, mentors, weekly check-ins and staff advisors, and a community of peers who learn and grow together.  The VIP offers …

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