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STARTUPS

Nigeria’s ScholarX selected for global ed-tech accelerator

Launched in Nigeria in July 2016, the ScholarX app allows users to select parameters and scroll through lists of available scholarships that…
LEADERSHIP

New Horizons Sensitises Caleb Varsity Students On ICT Skill, Certifications

New Horizons, a computer learning centres has further charged students of Caleb University, Imota in Ikorodu, Lagos State to embrace…
BUSINESS IDEAS

Student Entrepreneurship Week set for Ghana

Student Entrepreneurship Week Ghana will kick off at the British Council Accra with high-level keynote speeches on the future of entrepreneurship…
BEYOND COLLEGE

Student wins Ricoh scholarship for drone-enabled precision agriculture solution

Ricoh USA, Inc. today announced that Veenadhari Kollipara of Interlake High School in Bellevue, WA is the winner of the 14th annual Ricoh Sustainable Development…
BUSINESS IDEAS

A Business Run By School Children

Businesses run by schoolchildren may have been largely unheard of, but not any longer. Now, the ideas of school going children from…
OPPORTUNITIES

Fashion Competition For Student Entrepreneurs Organized by PZ Cussons

PZ Cussons has announced the launch of a fashion design competition, tagged ‘Masters of Style’ through its brands, Imperial Leather…
BUSINESS IDEAS

Tips To Launch Your Start-Up From Graduate School

Dream of starting your own business? Why wait? You can launch your startup while you’re still a student. Here’s how. …
BUSINESS IDEAS

Student start-up expands to California after raising $100k

A group of students from the University of Southampton have raised $100,000 to expand their biomedical smart search start-up in…
BRANDING

iB Hubs Startup School graduates 16 startups in its second year

Gurugram based student entrepreneurship focussed iB Hubs Startup School has completed its second year with its Lucknow batch graduating the zero fee, zero equity…
STARTUPS

student creates ‘smart helmet’ that controls bike’s ignition

Necessity is the mother of all inventions and for Khilesh Devagan, there was no greater necessity than to see all…
RUNNING A BUSINESS

London high school student wins national science award for an invention that monitors vital signs

London high school student Danish Mahmood has won a national award from the Ontario Science Centre for an invention that…
MONEY

How Julia Haber started her company WAYV in college – Syracuse student

Despite growing up just outside of New York City in Westchester, Julia Haber adopted the hustler mentality at an early age. Born…
LEADERSHIP

2100 tech start-ups gets Support from MTN Nigeria

MTN Foundation, has supported over 2100 tech startups from undergraduate students of accredited Nigerian universities and polytechnics in their quest…
MONEY

African entrepreneurship award: Winner Emerged

Chidi Nwaogu, founder of Publiseer, a start-up company, has won the 2018 African Entrepreneurship Award organised by BMCE Bank of Africa,…