Do you have a technical or entrepreneurial innovation project in the energy, health or agribusiness sectors? The Africa Energy Generation Prize is here aims to reward young African talents who have an innovative project idea in one of the following sectors.
Africa Energy Generation Prize 2020 Details
The proposed projects aim to promote, in these sectors, access to essential services for as many people as possible with the potential of having a concrete impact on the socio-economic development of the continent. Energy Generation supports young Africans determined to meet the greatest challenges of their generation through technical and entrepreneurial innovations, particularly in the energy, health and agribusiness sector.
Any motivated young person residing on the African continent and having an innovative project in one of the 3 themes of the competition
10 winners will have the chance to enrol in a free 2-year diploma training in the Business Schools. This entrepreneurship training will allow them to transform their innovative idea into a viable startup and benefit from seed funds
- Open to anyone living in Africa;
- Applications must be submitted individually;
- Excluded from participating are Energy Generation staff, Energy Generation ambassadors, previous AEGP’s winners and current students of the Business & Energy School.
By participating, each participant accepts and agrees to be bound by the Terms and Conditions. Participating in the contest implies the acceptance of all and each one of these rules, the existing rules of conduct on the Internet. Any non-compliance with any of these Terms and Conditions may disqualify a participant at any stage of the competition, and any prizes won may be forfeited, withheld, withdrawn or reclaimed.
Selection will be based on the following criteria:
- The motivation and involvement of the applicant for the project
- The innovative character (technical and/or entrepreneurial)
- The original character (technical and/or entrepreneurial)
- The technical and economic feasibility of the proposed project (For e.g: the materials used are affordable and found locally.)
- Clarity and coherence in the presentation of the project
In order to complete the AEGP 2020 application form, prepare the following documents:
- Your personal presentation video
- Your Curriculum Vitae
- A copy of the last diploma obtained
- A video presentation of your project
How to Apply.
An interested motivated young person residing on the African continent and having an innovative project in one of the 3 themes of the competition should click below to apply.
Visit the OFFICIAL LINK for more details
Application Deadline: 15 August 2020