African App Launchpad Cup

23 October 2019

With a chance to win grants totaling $60,000 !

The Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) has collaborated with RiseUp, the one-stop-shop for connecting startups in the MENA region with the most relevant resources worldwide, to launch “African App Launchpad Cup”; ITIDA’s first all-Africa pitch competition. The competition invites startups working in either gaming or application development from 19 different African countries to participate in the contest that offers grants totaling $60,000. The African App Launchpad Cup is striving to set a global stage for thriving early-stage startups to present to hundreds of regional and international investors and VCs. Applications are now open for startups in Egypt and Africa to apply via the competition website: until November 18th. The startups will compete on December 7th and the winners will be announced in alignment with RiseUp summit; MENA’s largest annual entrepreneurship event at the American University in Cairo, new Campus.

For registration and more information about the competition, you can visit the competition's website.

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