The World Bank is providing Scholarship to women entrepreneurs through Women-X Program at Enterprise Development Centre of The Pan-African Atlantic University.
The Women-x programme which is now receiving applications is a 6 Months practical business education through a blended online and in-class learning. The objective is to strengthen the female entrepreneurs through networking, mentorship and linkages.
The selection criteria are as follows:
a. The company must be owned /managed by a woman
b. Should be a functional business (at least 6 months in operation)
c. The enterprise must have high growth potential
d. A high local content will be an advantage.
According to the flyer, applications will be evaluated as they arrive and decisions made on a rolling basis. Interested women entrepreneurs are therefore encouraged to apply as soon as possible. The selection process starts in July and the deadline for applications is the 31st of July, 2016.
Application is in four stages:
Step 1 – Check Your Eligibility
Check that you are qualified to apply. See the selection criteria.
Step 2 – Register
Click here to register if you have not already done so You will receive a confirmation email from “Women X” with all the details you will need to log in.
Step 3 – Complete Application
Once you have successfully registered, log in and click the “Start Application” button on the Start Application Tab on this page. To return to your application, click the “save and continue” button and come back to it at any time. Once you are done with your application, click on the “Submit” button at the end of the form to send it to us.
Step 4 – Keep Informed
After the closing date you will be notified if you have been shortlisted for the next stage of the competition. Constantly check the Women X Programme homepage for regular updates.
For more information, you can send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org