07 Jul Announcing New Student Entrepreneurship Week Pan-Africa Partner: Draper University
Student Entrepreneur of the Year Award was created as part of the inaugural Student Entrepreneurship Week Pan-Africa. The award seeks to celebrate student entrepreneurs that are making a significant impact in their communities in line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Winners will stand a chance of joining the Fall 2019 DraperU Hero Training in Silicon Valley.
Draper University was founded by venture capitalist Tim Draper. At Draper University, you will go from an idea to a product ready to pitch to venture capital investors as you learn from top-tier venture capitalists and entrepreneurs. Past speakers have included Elon Musk (Tesla), Aaron Levie (Box), and Tony Hsieh (Zappos). Live and learn in Silicon Valley while building a strong network of life-long mentors and friends. Join 780+ alumni who have launched their own startups, raised $220+M in venture funding, and have sold their companies for multiple millions.
Student Entrepreneurship Week Pan-Africa is scheduled to be held at Ecobank Head office Accra from 22nd July to 24th July. Application to attend the event is now closed. To join the high-level conference on July 24, please get a ticket on Egoticket.
To learn more about the event or get a booth, contact the SFAN team via partnerships(at)sfanonline(dot)org
To learn more about DraperU Hero Training Program, click here.
Tom-Chris Emewulu is the Founder & President of SFAN (Stars From All Nations). When he’s not building SFAN and helping entrepreneurs and rising professionals create fulfilling careers, he’s telling African innovation stories or advocating for people-centered policy. Tom-Chris is a former consultant at Mastercard Foundation, Seedstars Ambassador for Ghana, and the author of the forthcoming book: Breaking the Limits. He is a thought leader on youth development, social entrepreneurship, technological innovation, and the future of work.