Call for Applications: GOGETTAZ Agripreneur Prize 2019 for young Africans

GoGettaz is a competition for innovative, young entrepreneurs pursuing the trillion-dollar opportunity of Africa’s agri-food sector. If you are a young agripreneur with a pioneering business venture, you could win one of two US$50,000 cash prizes that will help you change your world and transform the agri-food business.

The agri-food sector may be defined as businesses including:
– Agri-food research & development
– Primary food production (farming)
– Crop nutrition
– Irrigation
– Mechanisation, automation or robotics, including drones
– Crop protection
– Hydroponics or urban farming
– Transport, distribution, storage or logistics
– Food processing
– Packaging or marketing
– Food retail or service
– Waste management or recycling
– Digital or technology solutions/services to the agri-food sector
– Innovative finance solutions/services to the agri-food sector
– Renewable energy or environmental solutions/services to the agri-food sector

Application Deadline: 21 July 2019 at midnight Central Africa Time (CAT)

Illustration Photo: Super gari, made with locally-grown cassava, in Liberia (credits: Jessie Kalsmith, USAID-BEST Project, Fintrac Inc. July 2014. / Flickr Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC 2.0))

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