How to Apply For Tony Elumelu Foundation 2020 Entrepreneurship Programme @ www.tonyelumelufoundation.org

Do you have interest on the current ongoing Tony Elumelu Foundation 2020 Entrepreneurship Programme? are you looking for Tony Elumelu foundation 2020 application online? Looking to get funding? The Tony Elumelu Foundation 2020
application will help you reach new heights.

All Applications must be submitted ONLINE through the APPLICATION PORTAL. You must complete an application form by answering a series of mandatory questions and uploading additional documents and identification materials. After submission, you will receive a confirmation email of receipt.

Can I apply for Tony Elumelu Foundation 2020 offline?

No. All Applications must be submitted online through the application portal.

How is the Tony Elumelu Foundation 2020 Programme Selection Process?

  1. 1- How are selected applicants chosen to join the programme?

Selection of the applicants will take place from the close of the Application on March 31st, by the Tony Elumelu Foundation and an independent Selection Committee appointed by the Foundation, against the specified selection criteria.

  1. 2- By what criteria are the applicants to be judged?

All applications will be judged on 5 core criteria, which are:

  1. – Feasibility of the business idea.
  2. – Market Opportunity: Knowledge and understanding of the market, customers and competitors for their idea/business.
  3. – Financial Understanding: Understanding of the basic financial requirements of running a business, costs and revenues.
  4. – Scalability: Demonstrates potential for replication and growth of their product or service to create jobs and wealth.
  5. – Leadership Potential and Entrepreneurial Skills: Demonstrate leadership potential, capable of attracting people, customers and resources.
  1. 3- The Tony Elumelu Foundation itself is located in Nigeria, does this give preference to Nigerian entrepreneurs?

No. The TEF Entrepreneurship Programme is a Pan-African programme and open to business ideas from all the 54 African countries from which we will select the best business ideas for the programme.

What information/identification do I need to provide in my application?

You must answer all the mandatory questions in the application form.

How many applicants will be chosen to join the Tony Elumelu Foundation 2020?

  1. Following applications, entrepreneurs will undergo business training.
  2. Shortlisted candidates will prepare and submit an updated business plan
  3. Top performing entrepreneurs will be shortlisted to go through a pitching phase in all 54 African countries, in English, French, Portuguese or Arabic.
  4. Top performers will be selected to receive the $5,000 seed capital.
  5. Finalists to receive $5,000 seed capital will be announced at the TEF Forum

Are there 2020 Tony Elumelu Foundation application/associated fees?

No. The Tony Elumelu Foundation does not charge any applicants a fee for applying to the programme.

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