The inaugural African edition of the TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield is taking place in Nairobi Kenya.
14 Jul 2017
- $25,000 in no-equity cash.
- An all-expense paid trip for two to San Francisco to compete in Battlefield at TechCrunch’s flagship event, Disrupt SF 2018.
- Immense press, investor and partner attention.
Battlefield Alumni will receive discounts on tickets to future TechCrunch Disrupts, the Crunchies and meetups.
OTHER KEY DATES
Successful applicants will be notified: August 21st, 2017 at 5pm PST
In person training and rehearsal sessions will be required, as well in-person rehearsal on October 10th, 2017
TechCrunch Disrupt Africa is taking place on October 11th, 2017
Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Cabo Verde Central African Republic Chad Comoros Congo, Dem. Rep. Congo, Rep. Cote d'Ivoire Djibouti Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Ethiopia Gabon Gambia, The Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Kenya Lesotho Liberia Madagascar Malawi Mali Mauritania Mauritius Mozambique Namibia Niger Nigeria Rwanda Sao Tome and Principe Senegal Seychelles Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa South Sudan Swaziland Tanzania Togo Uganda Zambia Zimbabwe
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).
Credit: TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield Africa