Tech4Africa Announces Innovation Award

Is your tech product solving African problems? Or do you have an idea that can solve the pertinent Africa problems? Then, Tech4Africa is looking for you. The Tech4Africa Innovation Award encourages innovation for solving uniquely African problems, whilst also encouraging global thinking. The Award is open to anyone or any company. All entrants will be judged by an advisory board, and a final 10 selected and announced. The announcement and recognition of the winner takes place at a VIP dinner before the Tech4Africa conference.

Award criteria

  • The prize is for outstanding innovation, in any field of mobile, web or emerging technology
  • The innovation should solve a uniquely African problem
  • The company or person behind the innovation must be based in Africa
  • The innovation may already be in production

All entrants must, at the least, submit a working prototype. Any presentation only (powerpoint or other) application will not be judged. To apply or ask for more information, please get in touch using

Source: Tech4Africa Innovation Award