Last chance to enter Innovation Prize for Africa competition
The extended deadline for entries in the Innovation Prize for Africa is 30 November.
The award will recognise entrepreneurs, academics or inventors who have innovations that could potentially provide an African solution to some of the continent’s every day challenges.
Entry in the competition is free, and eligible innovations must be by Africans for Africa. Africans in the Diaspora can also apply if their innovations are of significance for Africa. The innovation or associated business must be registered in Africa.
The innovation description should clearly illustrate the social and/or economic outcome and impact with regard to African development and the priority area chosen, and should be in line with the IPA assessment and selection criteria.