The eighth edition of the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme is now accepting applications (TEEP). The program provides startups with training, mentorship, and funding of up to $5,000.
The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), which runs the TEEP, has committed a US$100 million fund to mentor, train, and fund 10,000 African entrepreneurs by 2024.
Successful applicants will also have access to the TEF network of startups in this eighth round.
Over 15,000 African entrepreneurs have benefited from the programme, which has connected them with high-profile private and public sector individuals, investors, and advocates to help them raise their business profiles and expand their chances.
The TEF $100 million Entrepreneurship Program, which began in 2015 and is now in its eighth year, has empowered 10,000 entrepreneurs over a ten-year span.
The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa’s leading philanthropy program dedicated to developing young African entrepreneurs, has launched its TEFConnect digital platform and is accepting applications.
Entrepreneurs with business ideas from all around Africa are welcome to apply for the TEEP 2021 Program.
Entrepreneurs who are interested can apply here.The application deadline is Tuesday, March 31, 2022.