The Mastercard Foundation has introduced the Agro Challenge which is aimed at developing innovative solutions that will stimulate rapid growth in the agriculture food sector and increase output and profitability for farmers, create new jobs and increase food security in Nigeria.
About MasterCard Foundation
The MasterCard Foundation was founded in 2006, From inception, the company intended the Foundation to be an independent entity in order to create the opportunity for all to learn and prosper.
The foundation promotes financial inclusion and advances youth learning in developing countries, primarily in Africa.
The MasterCard Foundation’s mission is to prioritize Africa and to provide programs that are serving more than 6 million people in 57 developing countries.
Their funding and partnerships are concentrated in 26 countries in Africa and provide a combination of skills-building, education, employment, and access to financial services.
Requirements for Mastercard Foundation AgroHack Challenge
- Must have a team (minimum of 2 )
- Have an innovative or scalable business idea or model in the agricultural sector (ranging anywhere from farm to fork)
- Transform a community, a nation, a region, or have a global impact
- Have a minimum viable product
- Have a business model with a clear customer segment
- Have any market traction
How to Apply for the Mastercard Foundation AgroHack Challenge
To apply for the ongoing Mastercard Foundation AgroHack Challenge is not as difficult as you think. All Interested and qualified candidates are to click on the “Apply Now” button below to get started
It should be noted that all Interested and qualified candidates are to apply for the Mastercard Foundation AgroHack Challenge on or before October 1, 2021