Posts tagged as Anzisha Prize

Here’s how ALA will get the Anzisha Scenario to become a reality

May 21st, 2019 by

By Daniel Mpala Imagine a future where, in response to the challenge of youth unemployment, young Africans of high potential choose entrepreneurship as a career….

Twenty of Africa’s youngest entrepreneurs will compete for a share of US$100,000 cash prize

October 2nd, 2018 by

  Mastercard Foundation and the African Leadership Academy Welcome the 2018 Anzisha Prize Finalists Twenty of Africa’s youngest entrepreneurs will compete for a share of…

Five Tips to Get Your Venture Ready to Apply for Anzisha Prize 2017

January 12th, 2017 by

Anzisha Prize applications will be opining soon, on the 15th of February. You might be worried that your venture is not yet ready, but there is so much you can do right away to prepare to apply for the Prize. Your venture could be a few tweaks away from taking the grand prize. Here are some tips for things you could focus on right away to get you ready.

Young entrepreneur’s experience as judge for international conference

December 14th, 2016 by

What an honor it was to be invited to the Junior Achievement African Company of the Year awards hosted in Harare, Zimbabwe from December 7th…

Four promising young businesspeople from African frontier markets

April 21st, 2016 by

There are some frontier markets in Africa that have only seen one entrepreneur apply for the Anzisha Prize – and we decided to highlight a few.

The young women entrepreneurs looking to champion Africa

April 14th, 2016 by

While in the past there have been a lot fewer women applicants for the Anzisha Prize than men, history also shows these young women can have a considerable social impact in their communities.

How the 2015 Fellows have benefitted from the Anzisha Prize

March 23rd, 2016 by

Only 12 Fellows are selected each year and become lifelong members of the Anzisha network, with access to a web of business leaders, investors and networking opportunities.

Nigerian job placement technology entrepreneur wins Anzisha 2015 Grand Prize

November 18th, 2015 by

The Anzisha Prize is thrilled to announce this year’s winner of the $25,000 Grand Prize in the 5th year of Africa’s premier award for youth entrepreneurship.

Stellar keynote speaker and judges lined up for Anzisha Prize 2015 Africa youth entrepreneurship awards

November 3rd, 2015 by

The Anzisha Prize is proud to announce a celebrated youth advocate as keynote speaker for Anzisha Prize Awards Gala for 2015.

Thinking like a CEO: Why a 19-year-old is winning the clean energy game in Kenya

January 14th, 2015 by

Tom Osborn has a humble manner about him, which is surprising since, at the age of 19, he has already been recognised as one of world’s top young entrepreneurs.