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Posted 4 January 2018 at 02:49

Funding opportunity for young African Entrepreneurs-Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme 2018

Deadline: March 01st,  2018  

TONY ELUMELU FOUNDATION is now accepting applications for the 4th cycle of $100M entrepreneurship development programme.

Established in 2010, The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is the leading philanthropy in Africa championing entrepreneurship and entrepreneurs across the continent. The Foundation’s long-term investment in empowering African entrepreneurs is emblematic of Tony Elumelu’s philosophy of Africapitalism, which positions Africa’s private sector, and most importantly entrepreneurs, as the catalyst for the social and economic development of the continent. The Foundation’s flagship initiative, the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme, is a 10-year, $100 million commitment to identify, train mentor and fund 10,000 entrepreneurs, capable of changing the face of business across Africa.

Africa’s largest philanthropy supporting entrepreneurship – The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is now accepting applications for business ideas that can transform Africa.

Eligibility Criteria:

  1. The business must be based in Africa
  2. The business must be for profit
  3. The business must be 0-3 years old
  4. Applicants must be at least 18 and a legal resident or citizen of an African country

Benfits/funding

The Programme provides critical tools for business success, including:

  • Training:12 weeks of intensive online training which guides creating and managing a business
  • Mentoring:A world-class mentor to guide during the early transformation stages of the business
  • Funding:$5,000 in seed capital to prove the concept, plus access to further funding
  • Network:Access to the largest network of African start-ups and TEF’s own global contacts

How to apply 

Interested candidates can complete their ONLINE APPLICATION HERE 

For more information ,visit the Official Website  

Souleymane M.N Kouma Intéressant Puis je avoir des détails 00223 77739149

9 months 1 week ago

Blaise Pascal NIYIBIZI very interesting

9 months 1 week ago

Akibodé Djodji Cher Souleymane Dembélé  merci de l’intérêt que vous portez à cette publication, pour toute information prière consulter l'appel à candidature sur le site de la fondation  http://www.tonyelumelufoundation.org/news/tony-elumelu-foundation-accepting-applications-for-4th-cycle-of-100m-entrepreneurship-development-programme/

9 months 1 week ago

Thacien MUNYAMAHAME Merci beaucoup Akibodé Georges Djodji!!!!

9 months 1 week ago

Hance Richard Melchior Thank you for sharing.

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