Virtual Entrepreneurship Development in Higher Education (EDHE) Competition 2020 for South Africa Student Entrepreneurs

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Virtual Entrepreneurship Development in Higher Education (EDHE) Competition going online

Due to the pandemic Covid-19 crisis, the University of Limpopo will this year host the annual Entrepreneurship Development in Higher Education (EDHE) Competition Programme online.

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The programme aims to identify the top student entrepreneurs at the South African public universities and allow them to recognise and showcase their businesses and invite investment into this cohort of student’s businesses. It also aims to provide an opportunity for aspiring entrepreneurs to pitch their innovative business ideas.

In the process, universities will have the opportunity to showcase their entrepreneurial talent and demonstrate how they support and grow the next generation of business leaders.

The competition is funded by the University Capacity Development Programme of the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) and is supported by the Universities South Africa and its partners.

Announcement of results will take place from 25 to 27 June 2020.

UL internal rounds details are scheduled to take place as follows:

Date: 15-19 June 2020
Time: 10h00-14h00
Venue: UL Official Social Media Platforms Online (YouTube, Facebook and Twitter)

Limpopo and Mpumalanga Region round details are as follows:

Competing Universities in the region are the University of Limpopo, University of Venda and University of Mpumalanga

Date: 07 August 2020
Venue: Online (TBA)
Time: TBA

For more information, contact Jimmy Mohale at 076 636 2995 or [email protected]
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