Prizes and Awards

World Food Forum Startup Innovation awards 2022

What are the XTC WFF Startup Innovation Awards? The WFF Startup Innovation Awards, powered by Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) are a global startup competition established to support and showcase innovators and entrepreneurs who are harnessing the power of technology to drive the sustainable transformation of agrifood systems in support of ending global hunger and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. …

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World summit award (wSA) For young innovators 2022

WSA identifies and supports local digital innovation that benefits society. It’s a non-monetary reward system that focuses on long-term knowledge sharing via a global network. Winners receive a lifetime collaboration and integration, not just a one-time money award. WSA is a nomination based award system, eligible for all UN member states. Each country has a national …

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WSA Young Innovators Award 2022

Active Citizenship Award for Young Africans 2022

The Active Citizenship Award honors young Africans (aged 15 to 35) who go above and above their civic responsibilities to maintain democracy, enhance access to basic amenities, achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, or improve the quality of life in their communities/countries in Africa. The goal of the award is to encourage young people to take …

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Active Citizenship Award for Africans

Sankalp Africa Award 2022 for Africa Social Entrepreneurs

The Sankalp Awards is a celebration of outstanding social entrepreneurs and a showcase of innovative and successful businesses globally.  The 2021 Edition of Sankalp Global Awards is looking for social entrepreneurs who are mainstreaming impact, are making a positive impact on society, gaining hands-on experience and networking with a global community. Criteria Apply for the …

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Pitch AgriHack 2021 digital agriculture competition for agritech startups (US$45,000 Prize)

Pitch AgriHack 2021 is sponsored by the global development organization Heifer International. The competition will identify and amplify efforts by young innovators to build resilience beyond COVID-19 through digital agriculture products and services. These innovations should be scalable and generate measurable impact in Africa’s food systems. Winners will receive funding and continued support to scale up their …

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Win up to $ 50,000 prize from Energy Access Booster 2021 Call for entrepreneurs

SUPPORTING ENERGY ACCESS ENTREPRENEURS IN AFRICA AND ASIA Sustainable Mobility, defined as,  green, efficient, safe and universally accessible movement of people and goods and services from point to point. Sustainable Mobility is a nascent sector that is gaining momentum. Like Energy, mobility is a fundamental catalyst for any economy. Mobility solutions are a prerequisite of social inclusion by …

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Ashoka/HSBC Green Skills Innovation Challenge 2021 for Social Entrepreneurs ($230,000 Prize)

Ashoka and HSBC are collaborating on the first-of-its-kind Green Skills Innovation Challenge. This global innovation competition is open to social entrepreneurs in selected markets with ventures that equip individuals and communities with the skills needed to thrive in the transition to a green economy.  As we look towards a post-pandemic world, we have an opportunity to …

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UNDP/Impact Hub Lagos 2021 Virtual UNDP SDG Hackathon (N500,000 Prize)

The United Nations General Assembly created the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2015 to produce a set of universal goals that meet the urgent environmental, political, and economic challenges facing our world. They are a collection of 17 interlinked global goals designed to be a “blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for …

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Apply for the D-Prize Challenge 2021/2022 Prize for Social Entrepreneurs ($USD 20,000 Grant)

D-Prize supports new entrepreneurs who can distribute proven poverty interventions. The world has already invented products and services to end poverty. Yet millions of people still don’t have access. Can you design a business or NGO that solves one of the Distribution Challenges below? D-Prize will award the most promising teams with up to $20,000 USD to launch a pilot version …

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Anzisha Prize 2021 for Africa’s Top Young Entrepreneurs

Have they created a micro-farm in your community? Are they solving medical or environmental problems with clever solutions that are in demand? Each year, Anzisha select 20 leading youth entrepreneurs like these to become Anzisha Prize Fellows. Anzisha Prize seek to identify and support role models like Andrew Mupuya and the entrepreneurial ecosystems that nurture them.. …

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