Win up to 50,000USD in Visa everywhere initiative in Sub Sahara Africa

WIN UP TO 50,000USD IN VISA EVERYWHERE INITIATIVE IN SUB SAHARA AFRICA

VISA EVERYWHERE INITIATIVE IN SUB SAHARA
VISA EVERYWHERE INITIATIVE IN SUB SAHARA

Visa’s Everywhere Initiative is a global open innovation program tapping into startup communities to drive regional business objectives, curate the startup ecosystem for Visa clients and accelerate bigger and bolder ideas, enriching consumer experience.

Wherever you want to be, Visa’s Everywhere Initiative helps you get there. Coming to Sub Sahara Africa for the first time, Visa’s Everywhere Initiative offers participants a chance to win up 50,000USD and a chance to have a support development program with Visa business or partnership with Visa’s partners.

The focus areas are on

  • Innovations that move away from cash on delivery culture for ecommerce Africa by leveraging on Visa Developer APIs to either: Enable smaller merchants to accept payments in-store digitally OR Provide a safe and secure solution for online merchants to drive eCommerce and reduce cash on delivery. Apply 
  • Innovations that help  improve cash flow and receive payments by using Visa’s APIs to leverage mass reach partner platforms like Facebook to help businesses operating in fast-paced consumer centric environments. Apply
  • Innovations leverage technology to provide services that are functional for illiterate customers to provide them with secure transaction experiences that build and enhance their confidence in the banking system. Apply

3 winners of 25 000 USD each. Each Company selected as a Brief Winner will be awarded 25,000 USD. If Visa determines in its sole discretion that a Brief Winner has created a standout solution, Visa may provide further investment and mentoring support to that Brief Winner, subject to the parties agreeing a suitable development program and additional terms for the investment.

Application ends May 18 2018.