Applications open for VALUE4HER Women Agripreneurs of the Year Awards

The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) has officially opened the Call for Applications for the VALUE4HER Women Agripreneurs of the Year Awards (WAYA 2022)

The Awards recognizes women agripreneurs who have excelled in the agricultural value chain and have demonstrated remarkable innovation in their businesses by having an impact on food security, climate resilience, women and youth empowerment.

Awards are being received in three categories: young female agripreneur; outstanding value-adding enterprise and female Ag tech innovator.  

The three winners will each receive a cash prize of USD20 000 to be presented at #AGRF2022.

Applicants’ criteria:

  • Must be operating in agriculture/agribusiness value chain
  • Have an innovative product/service
  • Must be a national from one of the 54 African countries
  • Have a strong digital footprint and be a VALUE4HER member
  • Should be a remarkable community leader actively amplifying the voice of women

The deadline is 31 May 2022.

To apply, visit