Eleven Eleven Twelve Foundation is announcing its first step in the Africa Green Grant Award and is calling for application from eligible entrepreneurs and small business owners.
- Name of Award: Africa Green Grant Award
- Sponsors Eleven Eleven Twelve Foundation
- Application Deadline 28th February 2021.
About the Award
The award is aimed at providing a framework for a sustainable environment through mobilizing entrepreneurs and start ups who possess creative and innovative ideas, products and services.
The award seeks to reverse the dire effects of harsh economy on the environment in line with the SDGs.
This year’s grant size is based on the applicant’s needs. Whearas, in the 2020 Africa Green Grant, a total amount of #1,000,000.00 (One Million Naira Only) was awarded and the winner was announced at the 2020 Africa Green Awards Ceremony.
The Award Goals
- To mobilize entrepreneurs via capacity development, capital, mentoring and partnerships especially in environmental & agricultural sectors
- To provide education in line with environmental and agricultural issues
- For acquisition of skills to help harness individual’s ability & a healthier environment for all.
- To provide grants to African entrepreneurs hence reduce unemployment rate
- To motivate and promote a new team of environment-conscious entrepreneurs and social change agents
- To provide resources to small business start-ups towards raising successful entrepreneurs across the continent.
- The award is a financial assistance scheme open to Africans, individuals and organisations, whose idea have the potency to impact or is currently impacting communities positively, in environmental or agricultural sector.
- Applicants must be 35 years of age or below.
- They must possess innovative ideas capable of solving certain problems in the society.
- All applications tendered will be reviewed thoroughly by a team of judges
- Eligible finalists will be chosen after the evaluation process
- The finalists will be moved to a boot camp for training by seasoned professionals in business
- At the end of the training sessions, the finalists will profer their ideas to a team of judges.
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