Women entrepreneurs, #WIAEH2017 is another opportunity to get funded

Do you know an African woman entrepreneur trying to make a difference somewhere? Entries to the Women In Africa Entrepreneurs Hub #WIAEH2017 are open! If you know an innovative African Woman Entrepreneur, tell her to apply now and gain access to investors and funding opportunities.

Women In Africa (WIA) Club is a non-profit organization aimed at supporting and funding businesses led or managed by African women, through two main projects : the Women in Africa Entrepreneurs Hub and the Women in Africa Revelations Night.

The Entrepreneurs’ Hub is an exhibition space dedicated to women entrepreneurs during the WIA Club Annual Meeting/Regional meetings. It provides 15 to 20 women entrepreneurs with great visibility and access to high-level decision-makers and investors’ network.

Selected African women entrepreneurs will be invited to pitch or exhibit during the next Women In Africa Club Annual Meeting, taking place from 25-27 September 2017 in Marrakesh, Morocco.

Eligibility

• Companies or initiatives based in one of the 54 African countries.
• Created or managed by an African woman.
• With a strong market traction (turnover, number of users, funds raised)

Selection Criteria

• Innovative product, service or technology and/or a strong human impact.
• With a first traction on the market (turnover, number of users, raised funds…).
• Proven business model, scalability.
• Large growth potential (in own country, Africa and globally).
• Ambitious team with deep execution skills.

Deadline for submission of applications is July 5, 2017.

Eligible entrepreneurs can access more information here. To complete and submit applications, they can go here.

Source: Women In Africa Club

TIP: If applicants need help with a pitch deck to accompany their applications (or for other pitches in the future), they may download this resource from She Leads Africa.

Good luck!

 

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