May 3rd and 4th, 2017
Nairobi, Kenya

Do you have an innovative and creative idea that uses technology to solve some of Africa’s most challenging needs across the field of education?

The 2017 State of Education in Africa Conference will stage a competition between newly formed education-technology companies supporting African Education. PitchFest finalists will have the opportunity to make short pitches of their idea to conference attendees, including business, government and non-profit leaders from around the globe.

To support next stage development for their business

  • First prize winners will receive USD 2500
  • Second place will receive USD 1500
  • Third place will receive USD 1000

Applications will close April 19th. Finalists notified on April 24th.

Please see for more information or contact Jourden Williams at or +1 (646) 645 7286

Apply Here!

The Africa-America Institute
420 Lexington Avenue, Suite 1706
New York, NY 10170-0002
Tel: +1.212.949.5666
Fax: +1.212.682.6174

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