Project 2020 For Female Entrepreneurs

Are you a female Entrepreneur? Here is an opportunity for you to be part of the International Women In Africa Entrepreneurs Club.

The WIA CLUB PHILANTROPY is a non-profit organisation led by African women aiming at supporting and funding businesses, through two main projects

: the Women in Africa Entrepreneurs Hub and the Women in Africa Revelations Night.


Women in business that meet the following criteria can apply to the Entrepreneurs’ Hub:

  • Companies or initiatives based in one of the 54 African countries.
  • Created or managed by an African woman.
  • With a strong market traction (turnover, number of users, funds raised).

Selection Criteria: The most innovative companies with high growth potential and already proven track record will be selected. Businesses that meet the criteria below will be selected

  • Innovative product, service or technology and/or a strong human impact.
  • With a first traction on the market (turnover, number of users, raised funds…).
  • Proven business model, scalability.
  • Large growth potential (in own country, Africa and globally).
  • Ambitious team with deep execution skills.

Number of Awards: 54 women

Value of Programme: 

  • Invitation to the WIA International Annual Summit in Marrakesh (June 27/28 2019): reimbursement of travel, accommodation and exhibition space decoration.
  • Unique visibility: Unique visibility from 500 delegates, including investors, top executives and media from all over the world plus visibility on Women in Africa Club print and media supports including WIA Mag, social media, press, offering key visibility.
  • High-level Networking: Business meetings organized during the WIA Club Annual Meeting in Marrakech and during all the events of the Club (Regional and Local meetings).
  • Special access to the WIA Link digital platform in order to exchange with each other and with international top executive. Real social network of entrepreneurs and all year long acres exclusive club.
  • Mentoring: Mentoring for 1 year from large companies (depending on the fundings and sponsors)

The African Revelations Night will invite women entrepreneurs to present their project on stage.

Application Deadline: February 9, 2020

Duration of Programme: June 25-26 2020

How to Apply: Click here to apply