The African Entrepreneurship Award offers $1 million to all eligible African entrepreneurs with an existing business or just an idea for one. The Award Journey is made up of 4 rounds of mentoring and starts by you taking a few minutes to submit an idea for Round 1. Once you hit the submit button, you begin a journey with real entrepreneurs who have been where you are today.
Receive free, online mentoring from over 400 entrepreneurs, investors and business owners.
You are a citizen, & over 18 years of age.
Your idea or business is a for-profit.
You have a strategy for positive social impact.
Your idea fits in one of this year’s categories.
Your idea is for Africa, or an African country.
Your idea or business includes a technological component.
You must be a citizen of an African country.
You must be a minimum of 18 years old as of 1st November, 2018.
Your business or idea must be applicable in an African country.
Your business or idea must include a technological component [digital, machinery, computers, ICT, automated processes, field related technologies]
Your business or idea must be for profit.
Your business or idea must include a social impact. You need to articulate the problem you are trying to solve as well as the solution you offer.