Boma Prize for Africa 2024 ( Over $20,000 Prize For Businesses)

Boma Prize for Africa 2024 ( Over $20,000 Prize For Businesses)

Call For Applications: 2024 Boma Prize for Africa ( Over $20,000 Prize For Businesses)

Our yearly competition challenges small businesses, entrepreneurs, and startups to show the viability and scalability of their businesses.

Step into the limelight of opportunity with the 2024 Boma Prize for Africa Contest! Are you a business owner or do you dream of building a business that changes the game in Africa? You’re in the right place!

The Boma Prize for Africa is more than just a competition – it’s a launchpad for innovative African entrepreneurs like YOU. We’re searching for passionate go-getters with ideas that can transform communities and inspire a brighter future.

To ensure a fair and comprehensive evaluation process, we have set forth the following eligibility criteria:

You must have completed the Boma Consult Entrepreneurial Certification Program (BCECP) and obtained a certificate.

You must currently have a small business and a business plan

Business or company must have been in existence for over a year and have an impact on the community

School Teams must be between 3 – 5 members. All students must be from the same university, with an additional option to have one, that can be from a different university.

You must be at least 18 years of age to compete.

Business owners and entrepreneurs can apply individually or as a group. Each individual or group member must be at least 18 years of age and groups must be between 3-5 members.

A: Eligibility is open to individuals who are at least 18 years old, and residing in Africa, provided their projects significantly benefit African communities. We welcome applications from innovators, entrepreneurs, individuals, and changemakers who focus on sustainable development, technological innovation, cultural preservation, social entrepreneurship, or educational advancement.

All applicants must strictly follow the rules for the video entries, to qualify for the contest.


A key criterion is the Boma Consult Entrepreneurial Certification Program (BEP), only applicants with a BEP certificate will be considered for the Boma Prize for Africa competition.

Benefits to Participants

Embarking on the journey of the Boma Prize for Africa offers numerous benefits to its participants. Here’s what you stand to gain:

Global Recognition

Winners and finalists of the Boma Prize will receive widespread recognition for their work across multiple platforms, elevating their project’s visibility on an international stage.

Monetary Award

A substantial monetary prize will be awarded to the winners to further support and expand their projects, driving forward their initiatives and impact.

Professional Certifications

Participants will have the unique opportunity to earn Professional Certifications. These certifications are designed to recognize your skills, knowledge, and contributions to innovation and entrepreneurship.

Networking Opportunities

Participants will gain access to an exclusive network of industry leaders, potential investors, and fellow innovators across Africa and beyond. This network is invaluable for collaboration, mentorship, and future project development.

Media Exposure

Winners and notable participants will have the opportunity for media exposure through interviews, feature articles, and social media highlights, providing a platform to share their story and inspire others.

Community Impact

By addressing key issues in sustainable development, technology, and social entrepreneurship, participants contribute significantly to the betterment of communities across Africa, fostering a sense of accomplishment and purpose.

Access to Resources

Participants will have access to a variety of resources, including research materials, technological tools, and expert advice to aid in the development and scalability of their projects.

Deadline: June 10 2024

Click HERE to Apply