Participation in the Competition is open to natural persons aged over 21 years at the date of the initiation of the Competition mentioned in article 2 of the Regulations and to legal persons able to prove that they have exercised their activity for less than three (3) years on the day the Competition is initiated with access to the Internet and having an e-mail address.
Excluded from the competition participation are:
The Competition is accessible only via the Internet.http://www.entrepreneurclub.orange.comThe Project must concern a territory or a geographical market containing at least one country from the African continent and the Middle-East region in which the Orange group is present. The countries concerned are: Botswana, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Egypt, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Conakry, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Mauritius, Niger, Liberia, the Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Senegal, Tunisia, Jordan, Liberia and Burkina-Faso.
The Project must involve Information and Communications Technologies and have a societal impact.
Candidates must fill in and send, via the Site, the following two documents within the deadlines stipulated. These two documents will be the only documents consulted by the jury during the pre-selection phase and must be written in English or French.
For the international Grand-Prix awards are the following:
Furthermore, accompaniment will be proposed to the 3 international Grand-Prix winners in the form of monthly telephone meetings during which the winners will present a progress report. They will thus benefit from advice given by young company creation and financing professionals. This accompaniment will be proposed to the 3 international Grand-Prix winners during the six (6) months following attribution of the awards.
For the national prize, Orange Egypt will grant the local winners tables (1 tablet\winning team).