Updated Jan 17, 2019

Tony Elumelu Foundation 5th Cycle of Entrepreneurship Programme

Offered by Tony Elumelu Foundation

The Tony Elumelu Foundation,the leading African-funded and founded philanthropy committed to empowering African entrepreneurs, is now accepting applications for the 2019 cohort of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme.
Apply on Funding Site
Mar 01, 2019Deadline

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented in:
CountryCape Verde, Comoros, Guinea, Ghana, Gambia, The, Gabon, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Equatorial Guinea, Djibouti, Congo, Republic of the, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Chad, Cameroon, Burundi, Burkina Faso, Botswana, Benin, Angola, Algeria, Sao Tome and Principe, Mauritius, Malawi, Senegal, Rwanda, Nigeria, Niger, Namibia, Mozambique, Morocco, Mali, Libya, Liberia, Lesotho, Kenya, Guinea-Bissau, Egypt, Cote d'Ivoire, Central African Republic, Togo, Seychelles, Uganda, Zambia, Tunisia, Tanzania, Swaziland, Sudan, South Sudan, South Africa, Somalia, Sierra Leone and Madagascar
Focus Areas
The TEF Entrepreneurship Programme is open to citizens and legal residents of all African countries, who run for-profit businesses based in Africa that are no older than three years.

Other Requirements

Management TeamOutstanding African entrepreneurs running existing start-ups with high growth potential and aspiring business owners with transformative ideas are invited to apply. We are particularly looking to grow representation from French, Arabic and Portuguese speakers, as well as female entrepreneurs

Application Directions

Apply online through the TEFConnect portal
Apply on Funding Site