The Africa Netpreneur Prize is an entrepreneurship initiative by The Jack Ma Foundation, is designed to recognize and support young African entrepreneurs.
The Prize seeks to select ten young leading entrepreneurs annually who will share a prize pool of $1,000,000, according to their individual achievements. The Prize funds African entrepreneurs that are working to tackle Africa’s challenges and further its digital economy through entrepreneurship, with a particular focus on women's empowerment and encouraging the spirit of entrepreneurship within young business leaders.
The Prize is open to young entrepreneurs who are nationals of any African country. Businesses must be registered in the country of operation in Africa.