2019 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme for all Africa based Entrepreneurs

This post on 2019 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme also known as Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme and also one of the entrepreneurship programme of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, founded by one of Africa’s entrepreneurship giant and a philanthropist Tony O. Elumelu.

2019 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme

2019 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme is currently inviting applications from everyone that wishes to get involved in any entrepreneurial skill under the Tony Elumelu Foundation Programme 2019. Kindly read this post to know how you can access the application for through the link to website that will be provided on this post.

10,000 Africans will be funded for a 10 year,  $100 million commitment to identify and mentor. The aim of 2019 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme is to create a minimum of 1 million jobs and create a least $10 billion new business revenue across the continent (Africa).

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This is the 5th year of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme and has empowered 4,470 entrepreneurs across the continent. This was achieved by using a section, training and implementation process to create visible impact across all the countries in Africa.

Selected entrepreneurs from previous years have transformed their businesses and their communities after gaining from the Programme’s 7 pillars:

  • $5,000 in seed capital;
  • Business development training;
  • One-on-one mentoring;
  • Access to TEFConnect;
  • Pan-African meetups;
  • TEF network membership; and
  • Participation at the annual TEF Entrepreneurship Forum (the largest convening of the African entrepreneurship ecosystem).

2019 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme Qualifications for Application

  1. The 2019 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme is open to all citizens and legal residents of any African country, who run for-profit businesses based in an Africa that are no older than three years;
  2. Feasibility, scalability and potential for growth of the product/service;
  3. Market opportunity for the idea/business;
  4. Financial understanding, leadership potential and entrepreneurial skills.

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Application Closing Date 1st March, 2019

Mode of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should kindly click on the red button below this post to make their applications successful at the application portal.


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