AWS opens applications for inaugural Femintech Innovation Challenge

Amazon Web Services (AWS), the cloud computing division for the world’s largest e-commerce retailer Amazon, has opened applications for its inaugural Femintech Innovation Challenge, tailored specifically for women-led startups across Africa and aimed at facilitating innovation, networking, and investment opportunities.

The Femintech Innovation Challenge will showcase and celebrate the accomplishments of women-led startups, inspiring more women to enter the tech industry as founders and leaders. It will also provide a platform for participating startups to pitch their ideas to a panel of judges, comprising prominent venture capitalists and industry experts.

Finally, it will facilitate networking opportunities for women entrepreneurs to connect with investors, mentors, and other resources, helping them scale their businesses and achieve success.

Women-founded startups in Africa can submit their applications here.