Applications are invited for suitably and qualified candidates for:
2018 The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme (2,000 Entrepreneurs and Counting) – fourth Cycle
Africa’s largest business brooder, The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), is currently accepting applications from African entrepreneurs, with business concepts which will remodel Africa.
Successful candidates can be a part of the third cycle of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme, TEF’s 10-year, $100 million commitment to coach, mentor and fund ten,000 African entrepreneurs in each land by 2024. Since origination in 2015, the Programme has aided nearly a pair of 2,000 entrepreneurs and created many jobs across the continent.
The Programme provides vital tools for entrepreneurial success, including:
Training: 12 weeks of intensive coaching on setting-up and managing businesses
Mentoring: A mentor can guide triple-crown candidates in making a sturdy business set up
Seed Capital: $5,000 in non-returnable seed capital and access to a $5,000 convertible loan
TEF Founder, serial bourgeois and presenter Tony O. Elumelu, CON said:
“Our Programme may be a deliberate effort to commit luck and supply the necessities for business growth to Africa’s next generation of business leaders. it’s an illustration of my religion during this generation’s ability to rework the African narrative, from the only story of sickness and impoverishment, to 1 of enterprise and chance. unfold the word; we’d like Africa’s best and brightest entrepreneurs. Their concepts can remodel Africa.”
1,000 entrepreneurs are going to be hand-picked supported the viability of their plan, including: market opportunity; money understanding; scalability; and leadership and entrepreneurial skills incontestible within the application.
To be Eligible:
- Business should be primarily based in Africa
- candidates should be a minimum of eighteen associate degreed a legal resident or subject of an land
- Business should be for profit
- Business should be 0-3 years’ previous
CEO of the muse, Parminder Vir OBE said:
“We encourage girls, French, Arabic and Portuguese speakers and business concepts from each region across Africa, to apply. Our 2,000 alumni area unit already growing their businesses and up lives. If you’ve got a transformational business or a plan, we’ve got a chance for you.”
Application Closes on 1st March,