Category: Contests

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Commonwealth Secretary-General’s Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards 2019

Deadline: December 31, 2018 Eligibility Commonwealth citizens (female and young Commonwealth innovators are especially encouraged to apply) Government ministries / departments / public sector agencies in Commonwealth countries Social or voluntary sector enterprises in Commonwealth countries Private sector enterprises based in any Commonwealth country The nominated innovations focusing on the SDGs must be supported with…
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September 26, 2018 0

Call for applications: Pacific AgriHack Lab 2018 – ICTs from Farm-to-Table (Win Euro 5000)

Deadline: October 31, 2018 Eligibility Open to ICT experts, tech savvy young professionals, farmers and/or agri-entrepreneurs operating in Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, or Vanuatu. You are eligible to apply if you meet the following criteria: You are working for/with ICT start-ups/public and private sector organisations/businesses promoting and using ICTs or you are…
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September 25, 2018 0

Euromena Awards for Tech Startups in the MENA Region 2018

Deadline: October 29, 2018 Eligibility The Euromena Awards – MENA Edition welcome businesses that meet the following criteria: They must be in “startup” mode and seeking to expand or scale-up They must respond to a clear social impact, whereby an intentional positive outcome is meant to solve a certain social challenge or problem They must…
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September 25, 2018 0

Global Social Venture Competition 2019 (up to $80,000 in prizes)

Deadline: December 3, 2018 Eligibility For Ventures Submitted ventures should aim to be: financially sustainable or profitable; whether it is a for-profit, non-profit, or hybrid business model, your venture must aim to be self-sufficient on earned revenue; Ventures should include a technology component, whether a technology-based solution or a technology component is utilized to address the solution. In…
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September 21, 2018 0

Africa’s Top 30 Tech Start-ups

Deadline date: October 7, 2018, 23:59:59 SAST TO ENTER YOUR START-UP MUST: • Be an *African start-up, founded by an African  • Demonstrate innovation  • Be a registered business  • Be less than nine years old  Africa’s Top 30 Tech Start-ups is an initiative by Accenture to identify the top tech start-ups on the continent.  We are…
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September 19, 2018 0

ICFJ Global Health Reporting Contest 2018 (Win cash prizes and a 12-day tour)

Deadline: October 7, 2018 Eligibility To qualify for the contest, stories must focus on key health topics in the journalists’ regions and published, broadcasted, or posted online in Brazil, China, India, Russia, or sub-Saharan Africa between Monday, January 1st, 2018 and Sunday, October 7th, 2018. Journalists from each country must be employed by print, broadcast, or…
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September 18, 2018 0

Chivas Venture Competition for Social Entrepreneurs 2019 (Win a share of $1 Million in funding)

Deadline: October 31, 2018 Eligibility The founder, co-founder or a key decision-maker who will represent your business throughout the competition. You must be aged 25 years old or over (as of 31 October 2018) Speak fluent English. Your start-up must already be registered as a for-profit entity in the country you’re located, and earn no…
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September 18, 2018 0

UN SDG Africa Youth Conference 2018 Call for Youth Led Social Entrepreneurship Innovative Solutions (15,000 USD grant & Fully Funded to Nairobi Kenya)

Application Deadline: September 18th, 2018 Focus on Youth – Especially Women and Girls: Africa Youth Conference 2018 Young people have the potential to act as agents of change and are significantly contributing to sustainable development globally and in Africa. Their innovations are making a difference in Africa, but their stories are yet to be heard…
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September 16, 2018 0

Ockenden International Prizes 2019 for successful self-reliance refugee projects (£25,000 prizes)

Deadline: November 30, 2018 Eligibility Submissions are sought from non-profit organizations, which can also elect to nominate a project by a non-profit partner or affiliated organization. There are no geographical limits on the locations of submitted projects, which can also be led by – or have a high level of participation from – displaced people themselves.…
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September 15, 2018 0

Procter & Gamble CEO Challenge 2018 for the Philippines

Deadline: September 22, 2018 If you think you’ve got what it takes to successfully lead a multi-billion-dollar-brand company, then test your business knowledge on P&G’s CEO Challenge 2018. Sign up now and get a hands-on experience on what it would be like to be the CEO of a leading brand. Working in a team, you…
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September 11, 2018 0