FOYA Eastern Africa Awards

Founded on the principle of honoring exceptional entrepreneurship, the Founder Of The Year (FOYA) Eastern Africa Awards stands as a beacon of recognition and celebration in the entrepreneurial landscape of Eastern Africa. FOYA Eastern Africa Awards 2024 brings together outstanding entrepreneurs from Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania to spotlight their contributions to economic growth and innovation in the region.

Event Details

The FOYA Eastern Africa Awards 2024 will be held on the 26th of July at the prestigious Simba Corp Aspire Centre in Westlands, Nairobi. This year’s ceremony promises to be a captivating evening starting from 5 PM, uniting nominees, industry leaders, and supporters in a grand celebration of entrepreneurial excellence.


Embodying the spirit of evolution, the theme for FOYA Eastern Africa Awards 2024 is ‘EVOLVE.’ This theme underscores the transformative journey of adaptation, growth, and advancement that defines the entrepreneurial spirit across Eastern Africa. It challenges entrepreneurs to embrace innovation, push beyond boundaries, and catalyze sustainable and inclusive economic development.

"EVOLVE" signifies more than just keeping up with change; it champions leadership in driving change. It marks FOYA's evolution from a mere awards platform to a catalyst for Africa's entrepreneurial revolution. The theme encourages young entrepreneurs to lead Africa's progress towards prosperity through innovation, sustainability, and technological advancement.

Highlights of the Evening

Attendees can anticipate an evening filled with inspiration, networking opportunities, and the celebration of exceptional entrepreneurial achievements. The FOYA Eastern Africa Awards 2024 will feature:

  • Recognition: Honoring outstanding entrepreneurs who have made significant contributions to their industries and communities.
  • Inspiration: Keynote speeches and success stories from visionary leaders who embody the spirit of entrepreneurship.
  • Networking: Opportunities to connect with industry peers, investors, and supporters of the entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Dress Code and Tickets

This year’s FOYA Eastern Africa Awards will adhere to a Business All White Gala dress code, symbolizing purity, unity, and the spirit of celebration. Tickets are available for purchase, offering attendees the chance to secure their place at this prestigious event. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to witness history in the making and celebrate the entrepreneurs shaping Eastern Africa's future.

Join Us at FOYA Eastern Africa Awards 2024

Whether you are an aspiring entrepreneur, a seasoned business leader, or a supporter of innovation and growth in Eastern Africa, the FOYA Eastern Africa Awards 2024 promises an unforgettable evening. Reserve your tickets now to be part of this transformative event and contribute to the journey of entrepreneurial evolution across the region.

Join us at the Simba Corp Aspire Centre in Westlands, Nairobi, on July 26th, 2024 from 5PM, for an evening that will celebrate the power of entrepreneurship to drive positive change in Eastern Africa and beyond.