APPLY NOW AND BE PART OF AWE!
Are you a woman entrepreneur between 20-45 residing in Kigoma or Kagera? Do you have a business idea or an already established business?
Applications for AWE are now open!
U.S. Embassy in partnership with SELFINA is excited to launch applications for the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) program, aimed at connecting women business builders in Tanzania with the tools needed to bring their bright entrepreneurial ideas to life.
Who is eligible:
AWE is a new and exciting program from Department of State supporting the development of women entrepreneurs around the world. The program aims to reach 50 million women by 2025 and commits to providing women the knowledge, tools, and networks that they need to turn their ideas into successful business. Through facilitated online learning, women will further their business skills, network with mentors and see their ideas into reality.
Program details: https://tz.usembassy.gov/education-culture/awe-tanzania/
Application close: November 25, 2022
Contact: +255 22 2294813
Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
AWE uses DreamBuilder, an online training program on women’s entrepreneurship developed through a partnership between Arizona State University’s Thunderbird School of Management and global copper mining company Freeport-McMoRan, which teaches women to create their own business plans, understand how to raise capital, and connect with networks of successful business owners. In addition, we connect AWE participants to additional opportunities by leveraging alumni networks, nongovernmental organizations, and more.
Key Program Objectives:
Energetic Tanzanian women aged 20-45 years: