Google RISE Awards 2015 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 […]

Application Still Open for APO Media Award for African Bloggers and Journalists – Only Two Weeks to Entry Deadline

apo media award

Only two weeks remain in the “Call for Entry” for the 2014 APO Media Award. The first-place winner will be presented with $500 a month for one year, one laptop and one intercontinental flight ticket to a destination of his or her choice as well as one year of access to over 600 airport VIP […]

Call for Entries for 2014 Etisalat Prize for Literature is Still Open for Application…

On May 12 2014 Etisalat Nigeria, announced the call for Entries for the 2014 Etisalat Prize for Literature, the second edition of the much celebrated innovative literature prize launched in 2013. The Etisalat Prize for Literature which is the first Pan African Literary Award to celebrate African fiction writers seeks to recognise, celebrate and reward […]

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 […]

Have you Applied for Google Student Ambassador Program 2014 for Sub-Saharan Africa? You should Give it a try

Google Student Ambassador program

The Google Student Ambassador Program is an opportunity for students to act as liaisons between Google and their universities. These ambassadors: Learn about innovative Google products and programs Plan and host fun events on campus Act as a campus contact for Google teams Help Google better understand each university’s culture It’s that time of the […]

Have you Applied for Google AdCamp Competition for African University Students? Get more details here

Google Online Marketing Challenge

Up to 70 current university students will be selected to participate in an all-expense-paid Google AdCamp experience at one of Google’s offices where participants get to meet with Googlers and interns, compete in a case competition, participate in social activities and get an inside look into helping small and medium businesses thrive. Online advertising is […]

List of Business Plan Competitions and Awards for African Entrepreneurs

African entrepreneur competition

Are you an entrepreneur in need of fund to bring your bright idea to limelight? Or have you made innovative progress as an entrepreneur in Africa and need a platform to demonstrate your achievements? A number of organizations offer business plan competitions and awards to support and encourage budding and successful entrepreneurs in Africa and […]

Application is Open for INDIAFRICA Young Visionaries Fellowship 2014 for Entrepreneurs in India and African


Application is Open for INDIAFRICA Young Visionaries Fellowship 2014 for Entrepreneurs in India and African The INDIAFRICA YOUNG VISIONARIES FELLOWSHIP is a unique initiative that identifies young entrepreneurs in India and Africa and offers them opportunities for growth and collaboration. The programme INDIAFRICA Young Visionaries Fellowship seeks to identify promising young entrepreneurs in India and […]

Goi Peace Foundation UNESCO International Essay Contest for Young People 2014

goi peace essay competition

The Goi Peace Foundation and UNESCO are offering International Essay Contest for young people around the world. The international Essay contest is aimed to enable young people develop their full potential, as they are crucial for the shaping of our future. UNESCO’s objective is to help empower young people, reaching out to them, responding to […]

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 […]

American DV Lottery 2015 Result Out- Nigeria and 18 other Countries no longer Eligible

DV lottery 2015

Applicants for the American DV Lottery 2015 (Visa Lottery registration) can now view the entrance status online. However, Nigerians and citizen of 18 other countries are no longer eligible to apply for the Visa Lottery program. Jeffery Hawkins, U.S. Consul-General, gave reasons why Nigeria was banned from participating in its 2015 Diversity-Visa-Programme registration. “As at […]

American DV Lottery 2014 Result Out- How to Check Visa Lottery Status

US America Diversity Visa Lottery

For details on DV Lottery 2015 result, click here Applicants that applied for the American DV Lottery 2014 (Visa Lottery registration) can now view the entrance status online. Please note that selectees will not receive Notifications or Letters (as usual) by regular postal mail from the Kentucky Consular Center (KCC). Applicants for the American DV […]