She Leads Africa has announced the launch of its 2015 entrepreneur showcase, where it spotlights the most talented female entrepreneurs in Africa and in the diaspora.
The entrepreneur showcase is a platform for all female entrepreneurs who are looking to grow and scale their businesses across Africa. The pitch competition will see participants compete for $15,000 in cash prizes, media features in international news outlets, and exclusive meetings with top entrepreneurs and business people.
Interested startups must have at least one woman on the founding team between the ages of 18 and 35, must have already begun operations, must be less than three years and must have received less than $50,000 in funding.
According to co-founder of She Leads Africa, Yasmin Belo-Osagie, “Through our Entrepreneur Showcase we not only give exceptional entrepreneurs a space to connect with investors and the media but we also provide them with training and mentoring to ensure that they are able to take advantage of the experience.”
Think you’ve got what it takes to apply for SLA Pitch Competition 2015? Register here. Applications close on June 30th.