Students and Youth Entrepreneurs’ Network (SEYNet), a subsidiary of The African Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE) has opened nominations for the listing of Top 100 Student Entrepreneurs in Ghana (#SEYNet100). This initiative seeks to identify, celebrate and encourage 100 outstanding students, mainly in the tertiary institutions, who are combining their studies with setting up and running businesses on or off campus.
The opening of Nominations, which was announced by Ekow Mensah, CEO of TANOE, is envisioned to serve as a vital step in the creation of a vibrant entrepreneurial culture amongst students and the youth at large. Showing forth the 100 Top Student Entrepreneurs nominees as role models will go a long way to inspire other students to toe similar entrepreneurial paths.
Public nominations which will last till 22nd July can be made through www.syenet.org/nominate/.
Final list of the Top 100 Student Entrepreneurs in Ghana will be announced on 22nd August 2016 after strict scrutiny and adjudication by the SYENet100 Board.
Student Entrepreneurs who make the list will be the first cohort of the Student & Youth Entrepreneurs’ Network (SYENet) which has the vision of becoming the biggest, most vibrant and resourceful network of student and youth entrepreneurs in Ghana. SYENet is passionate about discovering and developing entrepreneurs right from school. It has a mission of changing the mindset of students from job seekers to becoming job creators through the consistent and effective promotion of entrepreneurship in schools and communities.