The Awards session will place a high value on innovative, enduring and daring individuals who realize bold and clear-sighted ideas to establish businesses that create job opportunities for others, thus complementing existing efforts to solve Africa’s development needs.
BENEFITS TO THE AWARDEES
Some benefits to the awardees participating in this year’s Young Entrepreneur awards include:
• Customized periodic Capacity Building/training on vital topical issues necessary for business growth
• Strategic linkages to critical financial institutions and funding partners
• Extended publicity via social media and traditional media
• Access to mentors and business consultants for a year
• Access to markets via showcasing nominees’ businesses to the global
community via a dedicated online platform
• Exchange program to countries, to be decided on
• Strategic exposure and networking
• Winners’ plaques, citations and certificates.