The Smart Cities Innovation Programme

The SCIP is a 6-month accelerator supporting tech start-ups from Rwanda and other African countries in the fields of Smart Mobility, Smart Housing and Fintech for Affordability. SCIP aims at accelerating start-ups which have​ Operations in one or more African countries  Innovative Smart City solutions (Smart Mobility, Smart Housing, Fintech) Launched their product or service […]
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Call for Applications: Spring 2022 TechWomen

The Spring 2022 TechWomen application is now open! The mission of TechWomen is to empower, connect and support the next generation of women leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) by providing them with the access and opportunity needed to advance their careers, pursue their dreams, and become role models for women and girls […]
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Eisenhower Fellowships Fall 2021 Africa Program

Confronting the urgent challenge of climate change, Eisenhower Fellowships (EF) seeks outstanding applicants for its innovative Fall 2021 Africa Program. The program will combine a mixture of virtual and in-person meetings spread over several weeks this fall, bringing African leaders to the United States for a unique personal and professional experience. Ascendant midcareer leaders, (ideal […]
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The Africa Oxford Health Innovation Platform

AfOx-HIP will identify 50 outstanding emerging African researchers and innovators, proposing new solutions for health and facilitate their interaction with partners across Oxford, for the AfOx Innovation and Entrepreneurship Scheme. Successful applicants will benefit from a relevant and robust teaching course on Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Health for Africa. At the end of the virtual course, […]
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The 2021 Anzisha Prize

2021 Anzisha Prize Applications Are Open! The Anzisha Prize is Africa’s biggest award for her youngest entrepreneurs aged 15 – 22 years, and hands out over USD $100,000 every year in prize money to entrepreneurs from all over the continent. Young entrepreneurs across Africa are finding ways to create sustainable solutions to some of the […]
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Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Global

The Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Global is an eight-month program by the Singapore International Foundation that inspires, equips, and enables youth of different nationalities to start or scale up their social enterprises in Singapore and beyond. Gain access to an international ecosystem of investors, industry experts, experienced mentors, and a growing network of over 1,200 […]
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The 2021 Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme

The 7th cohort of the TEF Entrepreneurship programme is live, and open to businesses and start-ups across any sector in 54 African countries (with under three years experience). For 2021 over 3,000 small and medium scale enterprises will receive non-refundable seed capital, mentorship, global networking opportunities, and world-class business training. Grants size: $5 000 seed […]
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The GI-TOC Resilience Fellowship 2021

The Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime (GI-TOC) through the second edition of the Resilience Fellowship themed ‘Extortion as an illicit economy of organized crime’, seeks to build a platform for cross-sectoral, global and interdisciplinary collaboration between civil-society actors, human-rights activists, journalists, artists, scholars, policymakers, grassroots community leaders and others working to counter the effects […]
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The GNI Emerging Voices Fellowship Program

Global Network Initiative warmly welcomes applications for the next one-year GNI Emerging Voices Fellowship Program. The fellowship program seeks to further online freedom of expression and privacy issues in the ICT sector around the world, by facilitating collaboration and conversation among diverse stakeholders. Three one-year fellowship grants will be awarded to organizations based in Asia, […]
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The African Peacebuilding Network Individual Research Fellowships

The African Peacebuilding Network (APN) of the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) invites research fellowship applications from African researchers, policy analysts, and practitioners working on conflict and peacebuilding issues at universities and research institutions; or regional, governmental, and non-governmental agencies or organizations in Africa. Fellowships are awarded on a competitive, peer-reviewed basis and are intended […]
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