Flourish Africa Grant for Female Entrepreneurs

Empowering Dreams, Transforming Futures

Welcome to the Flourish Africa Grant for Female Entrepreneurs, a ground-breaking initiative committed to the upliftment and empowerment of African women in business.

With a dedicated fund of N1.3 billion, spanning over five years, this program aims to provide comprehensive support to female-owned enterprises through a strategic blend of training, coaching, mentoring, and funding.

Program Overview

0 years


1 billion

Total Fund

Training, Coaching, Mentoring, and Funding


Key Features

Empowering Entrepreneurs: Over five years, the program seeks to empower a minimum of 2,500 female-owned enterprises. This empowerment is achieved through a combination of financial support and structured training, providing these businesses with the resources they need to thrive.

Annual Educational Impact: A minimum of 500 female entrepreneurs will be educated each year, culminating in the selection of the top 100 achievers. These outstanding entrepreneurs will be eligible for grants of up to N2 million each from a dedicated N200 million annual funds. From the 3rd year, the annual fund has been increased to N300 million to accommodate the current inflation rate, so grantees will get up to N3,000,000 each.

Tailored Training Curriculum: The Flourish Africa training curriculum is thoughtfully crafted to equip female entrepreneurs with the skills and knowledge necessary for their entrepreneurial journey. This comprehensive program not only imparts essential business skills but also provides a platform for practical skill development, mentoring, and access to lucrative market opportunities.

Business and Life Skills Application Criteria

To qualify for the Business and Life Skills training, applicants must meet the following criteria: