Rollo Business Stimulation Program for Young African Entrepreneurs 2020 ($USD 10,000 Award

Rollo is a business simulation program dedicated to inspiring and supporting small African enterprises facing challenges after the COVID-19 outbreak. It is composed of three intensive simulation days in which enterprises learn to manage and operate in a competitive environment within different market outlooks.


  • The program provides a platform for African entrepreneurs to create ideas and test new strategies in a simulated and risk-free environment.


Who Should Apply?

  • African SMEs
  • African small companies that have been affected by COVID-19.
  • The company represented by a team of 3 participants.
  • Between the ages 20-45.
  • Who run a small business (less than 10 employees) for more than a year.
  • Companies must be based in one of the 5 following countries: Cameroon, Egypt, Senegal, Sudan, and Zimbabwe.
  • Formal or Informal Business
  • Both registered or unregistered businesses are invited to apply.
  • Diverse Team
  • Priority goes to teams which have diverse participants, and/or demonstrate inclusivity of minorities or marginalized groups are preferred.
  • Women are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • Diaspora led Businesses are encouraged to apply.

DEADLINE: October 29, 2020

To apply and for more information visit here

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