Application Deadline: August 19th, 2022
The Womenpreneur Pitch-a-ton Africa programme is designed to provide female owned businesses across Africa an opportunity to access finance, world-class business trainings as well as mentoring opportunities. This programme has been designed to create an enabling environment for female entrepreneurs to grow their businesses.
Launched in 2019, the Womenpreneur Pitch-a-ton program is the first women-in-business support initiative of its kind in the industry offered by Access Bank’s W Initiative. The program in its maiden edition provided a free mini-MBA certification for 50 women entrepreneurs in Nigeria as well as financial grants worth N9Million to the top 5 applicants.
Women aged 18-55yrs old who are;
a. Resident in Nigeria,
b. Own and manage their own business in Nigeria
c. With businesses registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission
First prize is N5 million naira
Second prize is N4 million naira
Third prize is N3 million naira
Fourth prize is N2 million naira
Fifth prize is N1 million naira
Sixth Prize is N750,000 naira
Seventh Prize is N500,000
20 applicants will also receive consolation prizes such as free online advertisement and free website development
i. The top 100 applicants will receive a 12 weeks mini MBA training from the International Finance Corporation.