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  Entries are currently ongoing for the Africa Impact Challenge. If you run a tech-driven venture and you’re seeking quality training, interaction with forward-looking founders from across Africa, and funding for your enterprise, this is an opportunity you should consider taking advantage of.
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Starting from its launch, the Africa Impact Challenge has trained over 500 startups and funded more than 80. This year, the leading teams from the program will receive up to $25,000 (Canadian Dollars) in grant funding or a simple agreement for future equity (SAFE). They will also enjoy an all-expense paid incubation at the University of Toronto, Canada.


Top teams in the Africa Impact Challenge will benefit from the program in the following ways:
  • Receive a Simple Agreement for Future Equity (SAFE) worth $25,000 (Canadian Dollars) or as a non-dilutive grant of $10,000 (Canadian Dollars)
  • Get free incubation at the University of Toronto, Canada
  • Be mentored by startup experts
  • Have a path plotted that takes their solution deeper into their target market
Note: The pre-incubation period will last for between 6 and 8 weeks.
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Founders who wish to participate in this challenge must meet the following criteria:
  • Must be an African less than 39 years old
  • The solution proposed must be driven by technology
  • Must target non-consumption by increasing accessibility, affordability and adoption
  • The business model must be innovative and scalable

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Entries will close on April 15, 2023. If you would like to enter the African Impact Challenge 2023, you can do so HERE. Featured Image Source: Africa Impact Challenge – Facebook
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This article was first published on 8th April 2023 and updated on April 10th, 2023 at 10:14 am


Ikenna Nwachukwu holds a bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. He loves to look at the world through multiple lenses- economic, political, religious and philosophical- and to write about what he observes in a witty, yet reflective style.

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  • This is an opportunity you should think about taking advantage of if you run a tech-driven business and are searching for high-quality training, interaction with forward-thinking founders from all across Africa, and finance for your business.

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