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World Bank Africa 2021 Blog4Dev Competition

Are you a young African between the ages of 18 and 28 and currently residing in Africa?  Here is another chance for you to have your say on building your nation and continent! As you know, Africa’s exponential youth growth comes with immense opportunities for you to inject fresh ideas, vibrancy and optimism into addressing […]

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African Economic Congress (AEC) Startup Challenge 2020 | https://aecongress.org/

The African Economic Congress Startup Challenge is an international competition for African startup entrepreneurs from all over the world – organized by AEC in strategic partnerships with Ventures Park. Every year, we welcome teams from all over Africa and the world, give them access to a large network of founders, mentors and experts, and provide […]

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Reckitt Benckiser (RB) Global Challenge 2020 (Cash Prizes)

Reckitt Benckiser is the world’s leading consumer health and hygiene company. Every day, across 60 countries, we work with the best people to challenge conventional thinking and strive to find even better ways to give people innovative solutions for healthier lives and happier homes. We trust people in what they do and we give full […]

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MTN mPulse Spelling Bee Competition 2020 ( Cash Prizes)

https://mpulse.mtnonline.com/home/spellingbee MTN mPulse Spelling Bee Competition 2020 MTN Nigeria invites all primary & secondary school students between the ages of 9 and 15 to participate in the MTN mPulse Spelling Bee competition. This competition which aims to help students in Nigeria, improve their English spelling and vocabulary, promises to be an exciting one with lots of […]

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Open Call for Global AgriInno Challenge 2020

http://www.fao.org/e-agriculture/open-call-global-agriinno-challenge-2020 Zhejiang University/UN FAO Global AgriInno Challenge 2020 (Funded to India) Applications are now open for Zhejiang University /UN FAO Global AgriInno Challenge 2020 (Funded to India) . The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and Zhejiang University, are co-organizing the Global AgriInno Challenge 2020 to harness innovation solutions in response to the challenges associated with ‘distribution and […]

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Kaduna Marathon 2020 | How To Apply | https://kadunamarathon.com/

Kaduna Marathon was established through the collaborative efforts of the Kaduna State Government and its partners with a view to further showcase and promote the sporting talent that abounds in the state. The event will also attract leading international marathon runners in a bid to strengthen its position as a foremost sporting venue that has […]

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Application for National Enterprise Challenge 2020

National Enterprise Challenge is an initiative of the Directors of Entrepreneurship Centers across Nigerian Universities and are being supported by the National Universities Commission (NUC). The competition is open to all current students irrespective of their field of study, undergraduate or postgraduate, full time or part-time. They must however be studying in a Nigerian University. […]

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African Development Bank (ADB) AgriPitch Competition 2020 (US$120,000)

The African Development Bank’s Youth Agripreneur AgriPitch Competition 2020 and DealRoom connects expansion-ready, youth-led African businesses with global investors (debt, equity and/or grant). The DealRoom focuses on youth-led agribusinesses under the themes of nutrition and gender inclusivity. The goal of the AgriPitch Competition and DealRoom is to promote innovation and entrepreneurship in agriculture among youth in Africa […]

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Unesco Sheroes National Art Competition 2020

The National Art Competition under the theme of “Sheroes” is specially designed by UNESCO Abuja under the European Union (EU)-United Nations (UN) Spotlight Initiative in Nigeria: To eliminate violence against women and girls. This competition is aimed at raising awareness about VAWG/SGBV/HP among the public, and to support the zero-tolerance-of-violence environment promoted by the Spotlight Initiative, with […]

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How To Participate In The Voice Nigeria 2020

The Voice Nigeria” returns with the strongest vocalists from across the country invited to compete in the blockbuster vocal competition show. Celebrity musician coaches return to the show with two new exciting additions to the coaches. The show’s innovative format features four stages of competition: the first begins with the blind audition, then the battle […]

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Ekiti Enterprise Challenge (EEC) 2020 – ekitienterprisechallenge.org/

Ekiti Enterprise Challenge (EEC 2020) is a Social Impact Driven Community based enterprise Pitch competition designed to be an annual event for Brilliant Creative, Gifted, Talented and innovative entrepreneurs who resides and are established in Ekiti Communities in Nigeria, with business ideas which have potential to create decent work and sustainable jobs, grow exponentially and scale […]

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Nigeria at 60 Challenge (₦3,000,000 Cash prize) – nigeriaat60.gov.ng/#

Nigeria at 60 Challenge 2020 for Nigerians application is now open. The challenge will produce the best content for celebrating Nigeria. On the 1st October 2020, Nigeria will be celebrating its diamond jubilee as it turns 60. The Federal Government of Nigeria under the Leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR has approved an inclusive National […]

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Aspire Coronation Trust (ACT) Changemakers Innovation Challenge

The ACT Changemakers Innovation Challenge 2020 is conceived by ACT Foundation as a response to the impressive work of community nonprofits and social enterprises in Africa who are leveraging technology/ digital tools to create social change in their communities. Research shows that most nonprofits using technology/ digital tools to drive projects and develop communities are […]

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United Bank for Africa (UBA) Foundation National Essay Competition

The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Foundation invites applications from interested and qualified candidates for: Title: National Essay Competition 2020 About the Award Now in its 10th year, the National Essay Competition, targeted at senior secondary students in Nigeria is organized annually, as part of UBA Foundation’s education initiative which is aimed at promoting the […]

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NCDMB Annual National Undergraduate Essay Competition 2020 – ncdmbessay.com

The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) was established in 2010 by the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development (NOGICD) Act. NCDMB is vested with the mandate to make procedures that will guide, monitor, coordinate and implement the provisions of the NOGICD Act signed into law on April 22, 2010. Applications are invited […]

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Alibaba Jumpstarter 2021 Global Pitch Competition (US$1 million in investment)

JUMPSTARTER is a not-for-profit initiative curated by Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund that provides a platform for all entrepreneurs and young people to jump start their dreams in Hong Kong. It is also a first-of-its-kind startup event focused exclusively on showcasing quality startups and providing high-impact networking opportunities. Startups Startups come to the JUMPSTARTER platform to pitch their business […]

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United Nations FAO World Food Day Poster Contest 2020 (Age 5-19)

Calling out to all children and teens around the world! If you’re between ages 5 to 19, we want you to use your imagination and create a poster of your favourite food hero at work. The world is full of food heroes – from farmers to drivers, shop assistants, food bank or government representatives etc., who […]

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COVID-19 Global South Health and Livelihoods Challenge 2020 – OpenIDEO

We seek innovative ideas that demonstrate a deep understanding of low- and middle-income families in urban areas in the Global South and of those who have been most impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re accepting all stages of innovations, from initial design stage to full scale rollout. Anyone is able to submit to the Challenge, whether […]

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FITC Youth Connect Essay Challenge 2020 ($1,500 Prize)

Opportunities for Africans – The Youth Connect Essay Challenge is organized to harness the creativity and innovation mindset of the African youth in promoting growth and development in Africa. The objective is to develop in undergraduate students the habit of contributing to national and global issues, as well as providing policymakers with an accessible perspective. It aims to […]

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TED Fellows program Application 2021 for Extraordinary Thinkers and Doers

Every year the TED Fellows program selects a new group of extraordinary, multidisciplinary individuals by open application. TED look for innovators on the rise in their respective fields who are doing bold, original work. Eligibility TED look for different applicants than many other leadership-oriented programs. Instead of business people, policy wonks and government officials, the TED Fellows […]