Apply For The WIMBIZ 2015 Impact Investment Competition

Applications are now open for the WIMBIZ 2015 Impact Investment Competition!
Theme: Women in Technology. Women In Management, Business & Public Service (WIMBIZ) is a Nigerian non-profit organization working to elevate the profile of local business women since 2002

This competition is open to female owned and female managed start-up businesses in the technology industry.

The 2015 competition will equip 3 female owned startup businesses in the technology industry with the necessary support to ensure their success and sustainability.

For a business to participate, it must:

  • Have clearly defined goals and objectives
  • Be sustainable and profitable
  • Impact society
  • Be in the start-up phase and should not be more than 12 months old (new businesses are welcome to apply)
  • Be a technological start-up

Who Can Apply?

  • To apply for this award:
  • You must be a citizen of Nigeria
  • You must be a woman between the ages of 21-30
  • Your business must be situated in Nigeria and should have a sustainability component for Nigeria
  • The value of your request should not exceed 300,000NGN
  • The business must be in the start-up phase and should not be more than 12 months old
  • The owner must demonstrate commitment and interest in the business

The Award:

  1. 1,000,000 NGN will be awarded to the top 3 businesses.
  2. The top 10 applicants will be granted scholarships to attend the Annual Conference
  3. Awards will be presented to the winners during the closing ceremony of the Annual Conference
  4. The winners will be assigned mentors on the platform of the WIMBIZ mentoring program

How to Apply

If you are interested in this programme you can apply by following the link below

Click here to Apply Now for the WIMBIZ 2015 IMPACT INVESTMENT COMPETITION


Application Deadline: August 31st 2015

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