Call for applications: Startupper Challenge of the year by TotalEnergies

Are you a pioneer with a project or a startup that can make a difference in your country?

The applications for the Startupper of the year Challenge by TotalEnergies are now open! Participate, and become the Startupper of the Year! The goal of this challenge is to support young African Entrepreneurs. All business creation’s project holders and young innovative startups with a positive impact on their communities and the planet can participate!

Target Countries:

North Africa: Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Mauritania, Tunisia

West Africa: Ivory Coast, Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo

Central Africa: Cameroon, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo

East Africa: Ethiopia, Eritrea, Kenya, Reunion Island-Mayotte Island, Madagascar, Uganda, Tanzania

Southern Africa: South Africa, Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Become Startupper of the year in the following award segments:

  • Best business creation project
  • Best startup under 3 years old*
  • Best female entrepreneur

The above 3 prizes will be awarded in each country.

Rewards and benefits:

  • Financial support
  • Media visibility
  • Coaching

Evaluation criteria:

  • Sustainable Development
  • Innovation
  • Project feasibility

Application Deadline: 23 December 2021

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