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Anzisha Prize
Prize

Anzisha Prize

DEADLINE:1 April 2020

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.

Criteria

  • You must be between 15 and 22 years old.

  • You must have an ID document or Passport to present as evidence.

  • Individuals who apply must be one of the founding members of a business (for example, 2 or 3 co- founders who started a business together)

  • You must be a national of an African country with a business based in Africa for African customers/ beneficiaries.

  • Your business must be up and running.

  • Your business, invention or social project can be in any field or industry (science and technology, civil society, arts and culture, sports, etc.). Any kind of venture is welcome to apply.

Benefits

20 finalists from across Africa win a fellowship to support growth or their business and an all-expenses paid trip to South Africa to be a part of a two-week-long entrepreneurship workshop and conference at the African Leadership Academy campus in Johannesburg. The grand prize winners, selected from these finalists, will share prizes worth $100,000 USD.