D-Prize Fund for Entrepreneurs: $20,000 in Funding

D-Prize Challenge

D-Prize funds new entrepreneurs who increase access to proven poverty interventions. The world has already invented ways to end poverty, yet the best interventions are not being distributed at mass-scale. Can you design a business or NGO that solves one of the Distribution Challenges below? If selected, we will award you up to $20,000 to launchRead More

DIAMOND BANK BET7 N3 MILLION BUSINESS GRANT PROGRAMME: TWO DAYS TO GO!

Application for the Diamond Bank Building Entrepreneurs Today BET7 end in two days, that is September 29, 2017. If you are an entrepreneur who has a business idea or wants to scale your existing business, it is important that you consider submitting your application for the Diamond Bank BET7 on or before September 29, 2017.Read More

YOUWIN CONNECT SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO SEPTEMBER 3RD, 2017

youwin connect submission deadline extended to September 3rd, 2017

This is to inform all Nigerian entrepreneurs that the 2017 Youwin Connect Programme Application deadline has been extended to September 3, 2017. However, this is for those who had registered and could not complete their application because of the congestion experienced on the website on the previous submission deadline. Youwin Connect Programme is the ContinuationRead More

2017 Rice Fund Under 30 Impact Challenge: USD500,000 in prize

2017 Rice Fund Under 30 Impact Challenge

The winning company in the 2017 Rice Fund Under 30 Impact Challenge will qualify for up to $250,000 in value from The Rise Fund and its affiliates on mutually agreeable investment terms. Forbes will offer $250,000 in an in-kind media grant, bringing the total value to $500,000. The Rise Fund invests in companies that createRead More

DIAMOND BANK BET7 OPENS: N3MILLION SEED FUNDING FOR NIGERIAN ENTREPRENEURS

Diamond Bank BET7

The Diamond Bank BET7 is now open and calling for submission of pitches by budding Nigerian entrepreneurs. The Building Entrepreneurs Today (BET) is a capacity building and business education initiative aimed at generating interest in entrepreneurship and designed to support budding entrepreneurs of all ages. See video on the launch of the Diamond Bank BET7Read More

How to Apply for YouWiN Connect: Step-by-Step Guide

youwin connect submission deadline extended to September 3rd, 2017

It is no longer news that the long awaited YouWiN Connect programme of the federal government has opened its application portal for eligible Nigerian entrepreneurs to apply. However, a number of entrepreneurs seem to be having difficulty locating the application portal as well as understanding how to go about submitting their applications. Therefore, we haveRead More