From 1 to 5 December 2020, Ecopark will host the first edition of the International Fair for Young African Researcher (IFYAR). During 5 days, researchers, industrialists, students and science lovers will hurry to these green lands located in Ahala – barrier.
And for creative minds, IFYAR is an opportunity not to be missed. Indeed, it is possible for them to win up to 5 million CFA francs .
Promoting African creativity
Are you the proud owner of an invention just waiting to be commercialized? Do you have an idea just waiting to be realized?
To support the efforts of African researchers, IFYAR has developed an innovative concept: the innovation challenge. For three days, a hand-picked selection of ingenious minds will have the opportunity to present their know-how to a panel of experts and a knowledge-hungry audience.
And because making funds viable requires more than good will, IFYAR is offering the three winners financial and technical support:
Obtaining 5 million CFA francs (1st place), 3 million CFA francs (2nd place) and 1 million CFA francs (3rd place) ;
Putting them in touch with experienced and recognized people in their sector of activity;
National and international visibility.
Rewarding the best African innovators
What would you do with 5 million CFA francs in cash? This question is constantly on the minds of African creators. Cameroon, Niger, Chad…
From the four corners of Africa, applications are jostling for one of the three prestigious prizes of the IFYAR innovation challenge. It must be said that few competitions offer such exceptional rewards.
To register, simply go to the dedicated page and follow all the steps.
Please note that thanks to the support of The Company of Biologists, candidates can benefit from a travel grant covering their travel and accommodation expenses.
Candidates residing outside Cameroon have until October 15, 2020 to submit their application, others can submit their application until October 31, 2020. The participants whose concepts will have succeeded in convincing the jury will be notified on November 08, 2020.
Will you be one of the lucky winners of the IFYAR innovation challenge? Apply now to be one of the winners.
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