Saville Foundation 2013 Pan-African Awards for Entrepreneurship in Education

Deadline: December 20, 2013

Applications are now open for the 2013 Pan-African Awards for Entrepreneurship in Education. Do you have what it takes? Is your education or training project based in Africa? Is your education project creative and entrepreneurial? Can your project sustain itself without donations or subsidies as a main source of income? Could other organizations or groups learn from your project? Has your project achieved measurable results in terms of economic outcomes for participants or the wider community? If you answered yes to these questions apply for this year’s Pan African Awards for Entrepreneurship in Education.

Since 2007, Teach a Man to Fish in partnership with The Saville Foundation have been rewarding organisations that contribute to Africa’s long term growth and development through an entrepreneurial approach to education and training. They believe that entrepreneurship in education will play a vital role in driving positive social change in Africa. Aside from financial prizes, the awards offer a platform for organizations to inspire each other and share what works.

1st Prize $10,000, 2nd & 3rd Prize both $5,000 55 country prizes of $1,000 each


  • First prize of $10,000, 2nd and 3rd prizes of $5,000 and 55 awards of $1,000 for the best entry from each country in Africa.
  • A sponsored trip to our international conference and peer-learning workshop for the top three award winners
  • Business guidance
  • Media publicity
  • Enhanced sponsorship and donation opportunities


The competition is open to all organizations that are based in Africa and working in education. This includes primary, secondary and tertiary education, as well as non-formal and adult education.

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