18 Oct Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) Calls For Applications
The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) has opened applications for the seventh edition of the Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA), which will see innovators compete for a share of US$185,000 in prize money.
The foundation is now inviting submissions to reward the best home-grown innovations on the continent.
The annual award is seeking to celebrate outstanding breakthroughs that deliver practical and commercially viable African solutions that are innovative and sustainable.
Selected innovators will also be offered many opportunities, including access to the AIF networks via its platform ZuaHub, where AIF connects innovators with resources and help them grow.
The submission deadline is January 10, 2018.
[Excerpts from Disrupt Africa]