The 2020 Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme application portal opens today, January 1st, and closes Midnight, March 1st, 2020.
Judges will select startups or business ideas that have feasibility, scalability, and potential for growth of product/service, among others.
The 2020 Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme is a 10 year, $100 million commitment to identify, train, mentor and fund 10,000 Africa entrepreneurs. This year's edition is the 6th edition of the programme.
Successful applicants will join the over 9,000 current beneficiaries, from 54 African countries, and receive business training, mentoring, non-refundable $5,000 of seed capital, and global networking opportunities.
TEEP has support from Africa Development Bank, International Committee of the Red Cross(ICRC), the Republic of Benin, Government of Botswana, Anambra Government and the US Consulate.
Last year, 3,050 applicants were selected out of the 216,000 submitted applications, representing 58% Male, 42% Female
Who can Apply?
Any youth with a feasible, scalable business idea or a startup under 3 years of existence in any sector and any country across Africa.
What do Successful applicants stand to gain?
1. Business Training
3. $5,000 nonrefundable seed capital
4. Global Networking Opportunities
The application portal opened today, January 1 and will close Midnight, March 1, 2020.
How to apply:
Follow the link: https://tefconnect.com/
Application is FREE.