Leap Africa Social Innovators Programme Awards 2019/2020 for African Changemakers

Social Innovators Programme and Awards (SIPA) is a yearly immersive fellowship that empowers and equips 20 young African changemakers with requisite skills and tools for building sustainable enterprises. We are currently accepting applications for our 2019/2020 cohort.


Does your solution address an important problem in the society more effectively than existing solutions? The innovation may be through various expressions- a process(i.e. using a new approach), a product, or a service.


November 2019 and runs for a period of 12 months till November 2020.


The SIP is LEAP’s platform to equip, support and showcase social innovators and entrepreneurs, enabling them build and sustain their social innovations towards national and systems level transformation. Therefore, being a member of this prestigious Fellowship, affords you:

The opportunity to be equipped with leadership, management and entrepreneurial skills for personal, organisational and community transformation
The opportunity to build valuable global networks within the social innovation and enterprise space
Access to a support ecosystem of talent, advisory, funding and other resources that will support the growth and sustainability of your innovation
* Females are strongly encouraged to apply.

At the end of the programme, sustainability prizes will be awarded to three outstanding Fellows. However, throughout the course of the fellowship, there are opportunities for Fellows to access funding from our other development partners.


Interested applicants should kindly follow the link below and forward any other queries to: sipa@leapafrica.org or coguonu@leapafrica.org

For more Information : Visit the Webpage for Social Innovators Programme and Awards (SIPA).

Originally posted 2022-08-29 19:22:06.