The 2018 Anzisha Prize for Young African Entrepreneurs (Up to $100,000 in funding)

ABOUT   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 step in this journey is that they win an all-expenses paid trip to ...

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Applications Open for 2018 Social Innovation Tournament Program (Up to EUR 50,000 In Prizes)

Background Applicants are invited to apply for the 2018 Social Innovation Tournament program to recognize and support the best European social entrepreneurs. It is organized every year in a different country to reward and sponsor European entrepreneurs whose primary purpose is to generate a social, ethical or environmental impact. Projects are typically related to combating unemployment, marginalization of disa...

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Apply for the Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative Fellowship 2018 for European Entrepreneurs

YTILI Fellowship: Empowering European Entrepreneurs Launched in 2016, the Young Transatlantic Innovative Leaders Initiative Fellowship is the flagship program of the Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative (YTILI) of the U.S. Department of State and is supported in its implementation by The German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF). Entrepreneurs are a driving force for economic development, job c...

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Apply For The Young Sustainable Impact (YSI- Norway) Innovation Programme For Social Entrepreneurs (This Programme Is Fully Funded)

Background YSI is all about solving the greatest challenges of our generation. After witnessing the Paris Climate conference in 2015, Maiuran Loganathan felt inspired to take it one step further - Creating a global movement of youth who could create and implement the solutions for our grand challenges; from poverty to climate change to gender equality. The aim is for you and your team to create a real startup t...

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Tanzanian businesswoman bullish about branded food

“For intra-trade to develop within the African region, we have to focus on value addition,” says Jennifer Bash, the co-founder and CEO of Alaska Tanzania Industries Limited, a company involved in the sourcing, processing, packaging, distribution and marketing of food products in Tanzania. “When we started, most of the products that could easily be sold in Tanzania were imported,” says Bash, a marketing g...

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