The Prize

2 distinct categories will be awarded in this challenge

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The Prize

  • The winner will have the opportunity to run a 4 months mission aiming at designing, developing and implementing a use case.

Who can apply?

  • African project holders, start-ups or students living in Africa and that are able to design and develop a solution for this use case.

About ENGIE  

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The Prize

The winners will be afforded the opportunity to participate in our AI program, access resources that the incubator offers such as technical support, business development support and access to funding for their business venture.

Who can apply?

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PATH is the leader in global health innovation. An international nonprofit organization, we save lives and improve health, especially among women and children. We accelerate innovation across five platforms— vaccines, drugs, diagnostics, devices, and system and service innovations—that harness our entrepreneurial insight, scientific and public health expertise, and passion for health equity. By mobilizing partners around the world, we take innovation to scale, working alongside countries primarily in Africa and Asia to tackle their greatest health needs.

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