ACE Africa’s Circular Business Showcase 2021 is open to all African businesses.

Application Deadline: November 7th, 2021 In African cities, the circular economy is gaining traction as a way to foster sustainability-oriented innovation and expedite resource sustainability. The world can no longer afford the harmful and restricting effects of the linear economy, necessitating the urgent need to transition to a circular economy – a system that prioritizes […]

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Ultimate List: 40+ Business Funding Opportunities & Awards for African Entrepreneurs

From students, startups, young and social entrepreneurs to small & medium and successful businesses, African and global organizations open business plan competitions and awards annually to support and encourage budding and successful entrepreneurs in Africa. Whether you need funding to bring your bright idea to limelight or have made innovative progress as an entrepreneur in […]

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EcoBank Fintech Challenge 2021 for Programmers and Developers in Africa

EcoBank Fintech Challenge is calling on developers and innovators with bright ideas for financial technology to share their vision of creating Africa’s next big fintech solution with them. Up to $500,000 will be won by technopreneurs who successfully pitch the most interesting and viable solutions. Application Deadline: 20th September, 2021 Eligible Countries: African countries To […]

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Township and Rural Entrepreneurship Programme (TREP) 2021 for South Africans

Applications for the Township and Rural Entrepreneurship Programme (TREP) 2021 are open for South Africans. When is Application Deadline? Not specified Tell me about Township and Rural Entrepreneurship Programme (TREP): The Minister for Small Business Development, Ms Khumbudzo Ntshavheni announces the second-wave of support for informal, micro and small enterprises including cooperatives based in townships and […]

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Westerwelle Young Founders Program 2021 for Young Entrepreneurs in Developing Countries

Apply for Westerwelle Young Founders Programme and attend the Young Founders Conference in Berlin, Germany. Application Deadline: 3rd September 2021 at 11:59 CEST Eligible Countries: All African and Developing countries To be taken at (country): Berlin, Germany/Applicant’s Home Country About the Award: The Young Founders Programme is a 6-month fellowship for outstanding young entrepreneurs from emerging markets. It […]

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MIT Legatum Center/Clayton Christensen Institute Market Creating Innovation Bootcamp 2021 for African Entrepreneurs

Market Creating Innovation Bootcamp: An MIT Legatum Center & Clayton Christensen Institute Collaboration for African entrepreneurs Application Deadline: 25th August 2021 About the Market Creating Innovation Bootcamp: Launching in early 2021, the Market-Creating Innovation Bootcamp is an eight-session curriculum designed to empower emerging market innovators with principles and frameworks necessary to create new markets that […]

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Next Innovation with Japan NINJA Accelerator Program 2021 for Kenyan Entrepreneurs

Next Innovation with Japan NINJA Accelerator Program is a startup support initiative by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) launched in January 2020, to promote innovation and creation of new businesses in emerging countries. Application Deadline: 5th September 2021 About the NINJA Accelerator: NINJA Kenya is a 12-week acceleration program aimed at enhancing the ability to secure strategic […]

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African German Young Leaders in Business 2021 for Young African Leaders

Applications are open for the African German Young Leaders in Business 2021 for Young African Leaders Application Deadline:15th August 2021 About the African German Young Leaders in Business: African German Young Leaders in Business (AGYLE) connects young African and German leaders from business, politics and the media to establish a long-term business network and to develop innovative business models. The goal […]

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Ernst and Young (EY) Entrepreneurial Winning Women 2021 for Southern African Female Entrepreneurs

Are you a woman entrepreneur with big plans? Are you a woman with the vision and passion for growing your company? If you are a high-potential woman entrepreneur or wish to nominate someone for the EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women program, applications are open. Application Deadline: Not specified Eligible Countries: South Africa About the Award: Spanning 50 countries and over […]

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GIZ-SAIS Investment Readiness Programme 2022 for African Entrepreneurs

The project ‘Scaling digital agriculture innovations through startups’ (SAIS), implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), has launched its Call for Applications for the first GIIZ-SAIS Investment Readiness Programme.  Application Deadline: 31st August 2021 Eligible Countries: African countries To […]

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DSI-HSRC Internship Programme 2021 for Unemployed South African Graduates

The DSI-HSRC Internship Programme 2021 for Unemployed South African Graduates are now open for applications When is Application Deadline? 5th September 2021 Tell me about DSI-HSRC Internship Programme: The Department of Science and Innovation-funded Internship Programme, previously managed by the National Research Foundation (NRF), has been moved to the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC).Over the […]

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PASET RSIF Scholarships 2021/2022 for PhD Students in sub-Saharan Africa

Applications for PASET RSIF Scholarships are invited from candidates interested in receiving international-quality PhD training, and access to research and innovation ecosystems at a PASET RSIF African Host University. Application Deadline: 30th September 2021 at 5:00 pm (East Africa Time; UTC+3) Eligible Countries: sub-Saharan Africa To be taken at (country): Sub-Saharan Africa About the PASET RSIF Scholarships: Being a scholar […]

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American University School of International Service PhD Scholarships 2021/2022 for International Scholars

Applicants for the American University School of International Service PhD Scholarships are admitted to the SIS PhD program as full-time students and who maintain good progress towards completing the degree are granted a Dean’s Fellowship, unless they have their own external funding Application Deadline: 15th December 2021 About the American University School of International Service […]

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School of Nursing International Scholarships 2021/2022 at University of Virginia, USA

School of Nursing International Scholarships 2021/2022 at University of Virginia, USA are now open. When is Application Deadline? 1st October 2021 Tell me about School of Nursing International Scholarships: To help bear the expenses of international tuition, the University of Virginia is providing the School of Nursing international awards for students. The grant is available for the academic […]

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