Heifer International, in collaboration with Wennovation Hub, is excited to announce the AYuTe Africa Challenge Nigeria 2024. This initiative seeks to empower young, innovative entrepreneurs with technology solutions that are climate-smart, ease the life of smallholder farmers, and transform African agricultural practices.

Who Should Apply

Are you a tech-savvy entrepreneur with a registered company in Nigeria, dedicated to making a positive impact in the agricultural value chain? If so, the AYuTe Africa Challenge Nigeria 2024 is the perfect opportunity for you to showcase your ingenuity and contribute to a prosperous future for Nigeria's agriculture sector.

Competition Overview

The AYuTe 2024 competition is more than just a platform—it’s a gateway to world-class business training, valuable prize money, new networks, and a mentorship program with industry experts. This enterprise development program, initiated by Heifer International and implemented by Wennovation Hub, aims to identify, nurture, and support technology-driven, agric-centric enterprises that can grow, scale, and thrive.

Eligibility Criteria

To qualify for the AYuTe Africa Challenge Nigeria 2024, candidates should:

- Be early-stage or growth-stage youth-led agritech businesses/companies.

- Offer innovative solutions that have a significant impact on smallholder farmers at scale.

- Be committed to creating positive changes within the agricultural value chain.

Benefits of Participation

Participants in the AYuTe Africa Challenge Nigeria 2024 will gain access to:

- World-class business training to enhance their entrepreneurial skills.

- Valuable prize money to support and scale their innovations.

- Networking opportunities with peers and industry leaders.

- A mentorship program that connects them with industry experts for guidance and support.

The AYuTe Africa Challenge Nigeria 2024 is a unique opportunity for innovative Nigerian entrepreneurs to make a substantial impact on the agricultural sector. By leveraging technology and innovative solutions, participants can contribute to a more prosperous and sustainable agricultural landscape in Nigeria. If you are ready to transform the future of agriculture in Nigeria, we invite you to apply and be part of this transformative journey.