Afri-Plastics Challenge (Strand 3) seeks the creation of campaigns, schemes, tools and other creative interventions that will change both the behaviour of individuals and communities around plastic waste in Sub-Saharan Africa, as well as contribute to the empowerment of women and girls.
16 Feb 2022
30 Semi-Finalists will be selected and each receive a £5,000 grant.
15 Finalists will be selected to move forward to the finalist stage and will receive a grant of £50,000 to support in the development and validation of their solutions.
Three winners will be selected to receive a prize of £250,000.
OTHER KEY DATES
April 2022: Selection of 30 Semi-Finalists
IJune 2022: 15 finalists will be required to submit a detailed report and plan outlining progress against their plans, together with a pitch video for evaluation by the judges against the criteria.
March 2023: Selection of three winners
Note that while some organisers may accept applications from all around the world, you may still be required to travel to the host country in order to take part in the later stages of a competition for instance, or you may be required to live there for a period of time to take part in a funded programme (e.g. scholarship, incubator, accelerator).
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