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Deadline for Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme nears

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is calling for applications for its 2021 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme. With the deadline fast approaching on 31 March 2021...

3 days ago

2021 Anzisha Prize applications now open

Mastercard Foundation and African Leadership Academy call on young African entrepreneurs to join the Anzisha Prize Fellowship program...

16 Feb 2021

10th Annual Social Innovation Awards winners announced

Meat Naturally and Agricool Finance were awarded joint first place in the 10th Annual Social Innovation Awards, while Leafline Washable Sanitary Wear scooped first place in the Disability Empowerment Awards...

10 Feb 2021

South Africa's Workshop17 wins global startup award for best co-working space

The Global Startup Awards is the world's largest independent startup ecosystem competition. The best co-working space category had five other finalists from all over the world...

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All the Global Startup Awards 2019 winners

Starting in the Nordics, Denmark in 2012, the Global Startup Awards annually selects and awards those within their respective regional tech / web industries that have shown outstanding achievements in business and service to the community.

1 Feb 2021

Local fintech firm Fundrr wins at CorporateWire Prestige Awards

Local fintech firm Fundrr recently scooped the SME Finance Company of the Year Award in the CorporateWire Prestige Awards. The judges cited Fundrr's personal touch, consistency of reviews and overall attentiveness in their decision...

21 Dec 2020

Rocky Brands takes top prize in 2020 DCC Business Accelerator Programme

Johannesburg-based company Rocky Brands secured the top prize in the third staging of the Durban Chemical Cluster (DCC) Business Accelerator Programme for 2020, winning R50,000 in prize money....

18 Dec 2020

GAP Innovation Competition winners announced

The winners of The Innovation Hub's annual competition, the Gauteng Accelerator Programme (GAP), have been announced...

15 Dec 2020

African entrepreneurs called to enter sustainable fashion competition

The African Development Bank's Fashionomics Africa initiative has launched an online competition to support designers of sustainable and circular fashion...

15 Dec 2020

#BestofBiz 2020: Entrepreneurship

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2020 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views...

14 Dec 2020

Winners of the 2020 AWIEF Awards announced

The 6th edition of Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) conference and awards held on 2-3 December 2020 hosted more than 60 African and global thought leaders across business and politics who shared insight and thought leadership...

8 Dec 2020

Western Cape Entrepreneurship Recognition Awards 2020 winners

The Western Cape Entrepreneurship Recognition Awards (WCERA) took place as a hybrid virtual event at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), during which twelve inspiring entrepreneurs were recognised for their hard-work and resilience during the Covid-19 pandemic...

27 Nov 2020

SmartWage wins VivaTech AfricArena competition

SmartWage has won the VivaTech AfricArena competition, earning the company a trip to VivaTech Paris in 2021, one of Europe's biggest startup and tech events...

27 Nov 2020

2020 South African Small Business Awards winners

The National Small Business Chamber (NSBC) hosted the 2020 South African Small Business Awards virtually to announce the champions of entrepreneurship...

By Evan-Lee Courie 19 Nov 2020



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