About Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative

The Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative, designed by The Jack Ma Foundation, is designed to recognize and support the youthful generation of African entrepreneurs, through whom the continent can achieve inclusion and prosperity.

The foundation seeks to select 10 young leading netpreneurs annually who will share a prize pool of one million US dollars, according to their individual achievements. The total sum of reward goes up to $10 million for 10 years.

Echoing the founder’s e-philosophy, the program seeks to support and fund African entrepreneurs that are working to tackle Africa’s challenges and further its digital economy through entrepreneurship. The program is also set to particularly focus on women empowerment and have a grassroots approach with the aim of advocating and encouraging the entrepreneurship spirit within young business leaders, striving to help build a youthful, digital and promising Africa.


From 2021 our award changes its concept - now the award will give out for outstanding achievements in crypto-entrepreneurship and blockchain We are establishing a national African award in the field of blockchain technology, cryptocurrencies, mining, tokens and ICO (Initial Coin Offering) to encourage outstanding achievements of the leading companies in the field of blockchain technology development, state and public organizations, business structures, as well as individual figures who have made a significant contribution to the development of the African segment of the global blockchain and crypto community. The following nominations will be provided:

  • Best Cryptocurrency Trader of the Year
  • The best blockchain programmer
  • For creating the most profitable automated bot for cryptocurrency trading (to learn more read - bitcoin revolution review)
  • For contribution to the development of cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Binance coin, USDT, Cardano, Solana, Litecoin, Polygon (Matic)
  • For the most profitable token sale
  • Popularization of blockchain technology in Africa
  • Consolidation and consolidation of crypto-community
  • Assist in the implementation of the RF National Projects in the field of crypto and blockchain - industry
  • Presenting the achievements of the African segment of the blockchain technology and crypto-industry at the state and international level
  • Promoting the development of blockchain technologies, crypto-instruments, as an important sector of economic activity
  • Raising the rating of trust to the crypto-environment, increasing the attractiveness of the crypto-environment for investors

The award will be held in December 2021 and March 2022

The 2021 winners will be selected by the organizing committee of the Prize, next year's winners will also be selected by online popular vote.

To apply for the Award, please fill out the form below and provide the following information:

  • Your name
  • Which project do you represent
  • Your achievements in cryptocurrencies - Bitcoin, Ethereum, Binance coin, USDT, Cardano, Solana, Ripple (XRP), Polkadot, Terra, Uniswap, Pancakeswap and others
  • Your achievements in decentralized finance (tokenized assets)
  • Links to your research papers

Good luck to you!