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An entrepreneur won $40,000 to build his startup, but abandoned the idea after a matter of weeks — 6 years later, the company he built instead sold for $60 million

Student Loan Hero, a personal finance site, was acquired for $60 million this week. That milestone never would have happened…
MONEY

There Is A New Venture Fund From Silicon Valley For Nigerian Entrepreneurs

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo embarked on a trip to Silicon Valley with a Nigerian delegation of senior policy-makers and young tech…
MONEY

UW Making Comics course promotes creativity, self-expression through art and writing

In a UW–Madison art course, students named ‘Hamlet,’ ‘Hello Kitty’ and ‘George Washington’ all can be found. As one of…
MONEY

Young entrepreneur Sam Weavers wins contract to supply homemade popcorn to the Regal Theatre, Kensington Park

A PRIMARY school student’s emerging business is set to explode after he won the right to provide popcorn to the…
MONEY

Six KNUST students’ receive €10,000 entrepreneurship award

Kumasi, July 07, GNA – Two groups of students at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), have…
MONEY

Over 500 female students get scholarship award from Nigerian women in US

The women association offers scholarship awards to 506 female students across the 36 states in the country. President of the…
OPPORTUNITIES

HCC Students Win Global Award In USA

Students of Heritage Christian College, a university in Amasaman-Accra, made Ghana proud by winning this year’s edition of the Global…
MONEY

BALL VENTURE FUND WILL SUPPORT STUDENTS IN COMPUTING PROGRAM’

A $25,000 grant to DePauw University from the Ball Venture Fund Competition will fund “Roadmap for Students of Color in…
BASIC ACCOUNTING

Edinburgh student’s MiAlgae firm attracts £500,000 investment

A STUDENT start-up is on track to revolutionise the animal and fish feed industries after winning £500,000 investment for its…
MONEY

USA/Canada LASU Alumni Chapter Rewards Best Graduating Students

The best graduating students from each faculty of the Lagos State University for the 2016/2017 Academic Session might have smiled…
BEYOND COLLEGE

Nigeria’s Keystone Bank supports student’s programme with $4000

A Nigerian commercial bank, Keystone Bank has granted $4000 to a 12-year-old emerging Nigerian ICT whiz-kid, Oluwatomisin Jasmin Ogunnubi, to…
MONEY

Six ventures take home over $95,000 at 2018 UNM Business Plan Competition

Six student startups won big at the 13th annual University of New MexicoBusiness Plan Competition on April 20, taking home nearly…
MONEY

ASU entrepreneurs win more than $300,000 to nurture ventures

Demo Days awards investment cash, services to promising projects by students, faculty, alumni and community members Sometimes it takes only…
MONEY

WC WEL Supports Students Starting Businesses

Westminster College announces the official opening of the Westminster Entrepreneurship Lab(WEL)—a new entrepreneurial incubator and creativity lab. A ribbon cutting ceremony for…