Applications are now open for the 2024 Creative Business Cup Nigeria. Creative Business Cup is much more than just a competition – it is a global year-round initiative that empowers entrepreneurs in the creative industries, helping them grow their business ideas, connecting them to investors and the global markets, and strengthening their innovative capabilities to the benefit of industry and society.

 The Creative Business Cup provides an opportunity to get exposure and to meet industry partners and investors.

 The purpose of CBC Nigeria is to empower not only the participating startups but also the creative startup community throughout Nigeria.

Eligibility Requirements

You must: 

  • Must be between 18 – 35 age
  • Be a female entrepreneur from the creative sector
  • Show creativity and innovation
  • Have an idea with business potential
  • Open to all 


  • Design
  • Leisure Activities
  • Publishing
  • Fashion
  • Film, Video & Photography
  • Software, computer games & electronic publishing (for creative industries)
  • Toys & Games
  • 3D printing maker
  • Craft & Artisan
  • Music
  • Gastronomy
  • Architecture
  • Experiences technologies


  • A chance to win 1 million naira
  • Accelerator programme
  • 5-day enterprise Bootcamp
  • Mentoring from a pool of international mentors
  • Business support services

Method of Application

For More Information,

Visit the Official Webpage