Check that you are eligible to apply! ANPI has strict eligibility criteria. Only applicants who meet the ANPI criteria will have their application reviewed. See below for ANPI Eligibility Criteria:
- Applicant should be the Founder or a Co-Founder of the company.
- Applicant has traceable/provable African nationality. In other words, you have/had African citizenship and/or a Parent or Grandparent has African citizenship.
- Company is Africa-Based. The business is registered and headquartered in an African country, and primarily operates in Africa.
- Company is post-Idea stage. Business is 3 years old or more and has at least 3 years of revenue history
Be honest. Selected finalists will be required to submit documents proving their responses. Top 10 finalists will undergo a rigorous due diligence process.
Demonstrate your answers. Where relevant provide examples and details that will allow judges to thoroughly assess your application.
Answer all required questions. Required questions will be indicated with an *.
Be concise. Stay within the word limits.
Shoot & upload an introductory video.
Get a recommendation and ensure your referral submits it by the deadline.
Refer to our application FAQ & Guide, if you’re stuck or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if any questions are unclear.