TechInAfrica – The women-only technology competition, She Loves Tech, has opened its application entry and now extending its deadline to 15 August 2021 at 11:59 pm (GMT +8).
“She Loves Tech 2021 is more than a competition; it is an acceleration platform for women-led and women-impact startups,” said co-founder Leanne Robers.
“Without women, we will be unable to address the world’s most pressing issues. “Women represent a new generation of innovative thinking and innovation,” said cofounder Virginia Tan.
The global competition will focus on African tech startups this year, and emerged winners will be wrapped in $50,000 to $50,000,000 prizes. Also in this year, fundraising will be the main focus, with the pitching round taking place in over 40 nations. The event’s partners include ATAST, Beijing Women’s International Center, Circle, Girls in Tech Macau, Gobi Partners, Hatch, and the Kerala Startup Mission to name a few.
Elligible applicant(s) include:
- Early Stage Startups seeking Seed, Angel, or Round A funding (under US$5M) with at least a minimum viable product or past conceptual stage.
- Tech Startups with a Gender Lens – women-led or women-impact (majority users/consumers that are women)
- Startups from countries outside of these local rounds can still apply to the rounds nearest them.
Click here to apply.