How to Apply for Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship 2014 Competition – anyone with the Desire can Become an Entrepreneur

youth entrepreneurship competition

Deadline for entries: June 30 2014 The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is an international program launched by The Goi Peace Foundation, Stiftung Entrepreneurship (Berlin) and UNESCO. The competition provides a global platform for young entrepreneurs who aspire to create positive change in their communities. Everyone has the potential to become an entrepreneur. You do not […]

Commonwealth Essay Competition now open for 2014 entries!

Commonwealth Essay Competition

Each year, the Commonwealth Essay Competition, run by the Royal Commonwealth Society since 1883, inspires thousands of young writers from all over the world. It is the world’s oldest and largest schools’ international writing competition. Past winners include Mr Lee Hsien Loong, the Prime Minister of Singapore and Elspeth Huxley. Open to all Commonwealth citizens […]

How Can We Give Women Equal Access to the Internet? Enter the Writing Contest!

200 million more men have access to the Internet than women 41% of men worldwide are connected to the Internet, compared to 37% of women Women worldwide are an estimated 21% less likely to own a mobile phone. What will it take for all women across the globe to benefit from everything the Internet has […]

2014 National Instruments Innovation Design Competition for Young Entrepreneurs in Africa

Have you ever had an idea for a project that can become a business and benefit the local community? The National Instruments proudly present the 2014 NI Innovation Design Competition for Young Entrepreneurs in Africa to make their ideas a reality. The goal is to nurture innovation and entrepreneurship among future and recent engineering graduates in […]

Are you a Blogger, Social media influencer or content creator? Apply for the first African Blogger Awards

African Blogger Awards

There is Nigerian Bloggers Award. Now there is African Blogger Award. Are you a web content creator; blogger, social media influencer, Youtuber? The African Blogger Awards aims to acknowledge talented African social media influencers, bloggers, YouTubers and Instagrammers. These awards provide an opportunity to the most successful online influencers in Africa to be recognised for […]

How to Apply for YouWiN Business Plan Competition 2013

YouWin Business Competition

YouWiN! stands for Youth Enterprise with Innovation in Nigeria. It is an innovative business plan competition aimed at job creation by encouraging and supporting aspiring entrepreneurial youth in Nigeria to develop and execute business ideas.YouWiN! 3 is the third edition and will feature men and women entrepreneurs in Nigeria between the ages of 18 to […]

Enter for Google Cloud Platform Developer Challenge 2014

Google Cloud Developer Challenge

Are you ready to show what you can do with Google Cloud Platform? Google Cloud Platform is used around the world to create and deploy solutions that are affordable, scalable and easy to maintain. These qualities empower developers worldwide to solve local and global challenges with cloud technology. Google is inviting you for the very […]

Global Energy Essay Contest 2013 – for College and University Students

Global Energy Initiative essay contest

The Global Energy Essay Contest provides an exciting opportunity for college and university students around the world to engage in critical   thinking and present their ideas and solutions to tackle the key energy issues that humanity faces today. Eligibility The essay contest is open to all students from across the world that are currently enrolled […]

Share how the Internet has changed your life to win $25,000

Google Africa Connected

The web is changing lives every day. Do you have your own inspiring web story? Africa Connected is focused on showcasing everyday success stories being made with the help of the web and Google. How has the web powered you? Have you achieved success since getting connected to the web? Share your story and you […]

Application is open for MTNApp Developer Challenge 2013

mtn foundation scholarship

The MTNApp Developer challenge 2013 is open for application for students, graduates and tech- savvy individuals or teams. Developers will be expected to submit applications into any of the following categories: Entertainment and Lifestyle Productivity Games Education Health and wellness Special category for student submissions (undergraduates) Shortlisting Criteria Top 4 Apps will be shortlisted from […]

Nigeria Leadership Initiative’s Future Leaders Award Open for Nomination 2013

Nigerian Leadership Initiative

Nominations for the October 2013 Nigeria Leadership Initiative’s (NLI) Future Leaders has commenced. The Future Leaders Seminar is a program for emerging public and private sector leaders aged 25 to 35 years and based in Nigeria or the Diaspora. It is a 3-day residential seminar sessions capped by a dinner and the launch of class […]

Google RISE Awards 2014 Application – Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science

Google RISE Awards 2013

Google RISE – Roots in Science and Engineering – Awards are designed to promote and support Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) and Computer Science (CS) education initiatives. The internet search giant grant awards to organizations working with K-12 (primary & secondary schools) and university students to provide enrichment programs in these fields. Google believes that […]