Celebrating Women’s Ingenuity

International Women’s Day is celebrated on March 8 every year. It is a focal point in the movement for women’s rights. The theme for 2019 International Women’s Day 2019 is: ‘Think equal, build smart, innovate for change’ The focus of the theme was on innovative ways in which we can advance gender equality and the […]

An Open Letter to “All Voters” from Startup Anambra.

Dear Voters, Tomorrow, Saturday, February 23r,d 2019, we shall be making yet another history in changing the leadership of our great nation Nigeria. We have heard stories, listened to campaign manifestos, Interacted with lots of politicians and their supporters, initiated and partook in political arguments, shared our opinions as well as displayed our choice representatives […]

Startup Anambra Grant Application Meetup – Ultimate Guide to TEF Application

On Saturday the 12th day of January 2019, the conveners of Startup Anambra organized a Grant Application Meetup to train members on how to successfully apply and obtain a grant from Grant owners and Grant donor agencies. The event which was held at Devamplify Hub Awka saw in attendance passionate young and emerging entrepreneurs who […]

…and 2018 was Amazing

…and 2018 was Amazing As we bid farewell to Year-2018, 2019 would be another great year full of pleasant opportunities. From all our organized events and Hangouts to co-organized programs, meetups, masterclasses, parties, and annual gatherings. It’s all been nothing but an exciting year for us all as we conquered 2018 with collaborations, bringing forth […]

#StartupAnambra2 Gathering | Building the new Silicon Valley in South-Eastern Nigeria

For two straight years since 2017 Startup Anambra has brought together policy makers, stakeholders, startups, successful entrepreneurs, emerging entrepreneurs as well as the academia to connect, learn, expose and discuss ways to attract investment to startups and founders residing and operating out of Anambra State and the South-Eastern part of Nigeria. This year being the […]

WAAW Foundation Scholarship for Young Women in STEM 2018/2019 ($500 Award)

Deadline: November 30, 2018 Applications are open for the WAAW Foundation Scholarships for Young Women in STEM 2018/2019. The WAAW Foundation’s annual scholarship initiative is aimed at supporting need based African female STEM-focused college education. WAAW Foundation scholarships are awarded to students who demonstrate need and prove their status as full time students in a STEM […]

StartupAnambra2.0, A Must Attend Event in November 2018

StartupAnambra2.0 Conference, an annual community event of the Startup Anambra geared towards creating an enabling environment for Innovative Young people in, from, within and outside Anambra state to Learn, Connect, Network, Access opportunities and Excel, is here again.   The Theme of this year’s event is: “#Connect, #Learn and #Disrupt”   The event is targeted […]

Anambra Startup School, What you need to Know

Anambra Startup School is an initiative  to support and encourage the Anambra Startup and entrepreneurial ecosystem. It is a 6 week offline/online entrepreneurial learning programme which contains interactive learning activities that will guide an entrepreneur from the ideation phase of their business through to startup maturity. If an entrepreneur already has and runs an existing […]

PRESS RELEASE – International Youth Day celebration

Since the year 2000, 12th August is observed as International Youth Day. It is an awareness day which was started by the United Nations. The prime purpose of celebrating this day to highlight the importance of youths and various cultural and legal issues related with them. International Youth Day celebrations include organization of rallies and […]

Innovators and Creatives gather at Onitsha for StartupAnambra2.0 Preconference

“Innovation is the art of creating a better, a more convenient and more comfortable way for the world to pass. Leaders leave footprints everywhere they go. They are impact makers and innovators.” Saturday the 4th day of August 2018 was not just eventful but also full of impacts, Memories cum fun for innovative young entrepreneurs […]