Apply for Ye! Awards Egypt

Apply today for the chance to win and present your business on stage at the Ye! Awards Dinner Gala in front of an audience of high-ranking investors, financial institutions, government officials, and successful entrepreneurs. The Awards Dinner Gala will be held at the Marriot in Cairo.

Winners will be fast-tracked to the Ye! Global Awards 2018, where they will have the chance to compete against entrepreneurs from around the world.

By receiving the Ye! Award you join an elite group of winners from across the Ye! Global community. Click here to see other Ye! Ceremonies around the world.

The Ye! Awards applications are now open!

How does it work?

The procedure will be done as follows:

  1. Create a Ye! account if you don’t already have one.
  2. Apply for the award using the ENGLISH or ARABIC application form.
  3. A first round of entrepreneurs will be short-listed. Each short-listed applicant will receive a call from the Ye! team in Amsterdam to schedule a short interview.
  4. Our esteemed Jury will make the final decision on the short-listed applicants and announce the winners. The Jury is composed of high-level experts, investors and financial institution representatives from Egypt.
  5. Finalists are invited to the Awards ceremony!
  6. As a special bonus, finalists will also be invited to a private training workshop on business skills development.


Who can apply?

You, the entrepreneur

  • Are an Egyptian national
  • Are between 16 - 30 years old and are the founder/co-founder of a startup company

Your enterprise:

  • Scalable or replicable business models
  • Potential for sustainable job creation
  • Preference given to enterprises dedicated to the principles of People, Planet, Profits.

The Process

  • 10 October - 8 November: Applications open
  • 8 -15 November 2017: Shortlisted applicants will be contacted*
  • 15 November 2017: Finalists announced!  
  • December 2017: Finalists join esteemed guests for the Ye! Awards Dinner Gala at the Marriott in Cairo, Egypt where the winners are announced.

* Shortlisted applications will be contacted by the Ye! team for a phone interview and will be requested to supply additional documentation to support their application.

The Deadline for applications:

November 8th, 2017

Click here to apply in English

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