The initiative aims to be as inclusive as possible. Applications are open in English and French to entrepreneurs from all African countries, all sectors, and all ages who operate businesses formally registered and headquartered in an African country, and that have a 3 year-track record.
Every year, ten finalists will be selected to compete in the ABH grand finale pitch competition and participate in a TV Show that will be broadcast online and across the continent.
All finalists also join an exclusive community of likeminded entrepreneurs, business professionals, investors and mentors.
BENEFITS OF APPLYING
1. Grant funds of up to $300 000
The first prize takes home $300,000; The 2nd and 3rd prize winners take home $250,000 and $150,000 respectively.