As part of its Espace Entrepreneuriat, the Amani Festival is launching its 4th Entrepreneurship Contest which gives young entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their business projects to a jury of experts. They will be in with a chance of winning USD 1,500 and comprehensive entrepreneurship training. The aim of the competition is to support young entrepreneurs in the region.
The Entrepreneurship Contest is a competition for start-up projects which is open to all. The concept is simple: present a commercial project to a jury of experts.
The three best projects will each be awarded the sum of USD 1,500 in the form of an interest-free loan from Amani Festival to go towards starting their business.
The contest consists of three stages:
The official award ceremony will take place on Thursday February 14th, 2019 at the Kivu Lodge hotel.
To take part in the contest, teams must:
Amani Festival affirms its commitment to promoting female participation in the economy as a major challenge in terms of dignity, peace and development. Thus, women-lead projects or those facilitating women’s participation in economic activities will be welcomed by the selection committee and the jury.
To register, read the contest rules and fill out the form below before the closing date for registration:
It’s your turn to start your business!