GoGettaz Agripreneur Prize 2020

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US$50,000

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Two entrepreneurs, one woman, and one man will each win 50,000 US Dollars for the most innovative and scalable business ventures. Ten finalists will benefit from a package of support to boost their business. 250 applicants will benefit from online training to strengthen their business plans.

We want to hear from businesses that show

  • originality and innovation
  • market potential and traction
  • social or environmental impact
  • a viable and scalable business model
  • and an inspiring and investible team

Criterias

The entrepreneur applying must:

  • be aged 18-35 on the day of submission to the competition
  • hold nationality (with official ID) from any of the 54 nations of the African Union
  • be the founder/co-founder of the enterprise he or she represents in the competition and play an active role in its operations and leadership
  • have no criminal record related to corruption, tax evasion, financial impropriety, felony or other offense
  • not be a previous GoGettaz finalist.  (But if you made it to the semi finals previously you can compete again)

 

Their venture must:

  • have its headquarters in one of the 54 countries of the African Union, and be officially registered by 1 August 2020
  • be designed to be financially sustainable, either as a for-profit business or a market-based social venture
  • generating revenue at least in part and aiming for non-donor-based sustainability
  • play a role in the agri-food sector

https://vc4a.com/gogettaz/2020/