Société Générale Pan-African Innovation 2018
The Pan African Innovation Challenge is a competition hosted by Société Générale where teams compete to develop the most innovative solution that meets the needs of the unbanked/underbanked around financial education and health. As the winner, InvestED will participate in learning expeditions, incubation and excubation programs around Africa.
Sierra Leone FinTech Challenge 2017
The Sierra Leon FinTech challenge is a startup competition run by the Bank of Sierra Leone (BSL) in collaboration with Financial Sector Deepening Africa (FSD Africa), UNCDF’s Mobile Money for the Poor (MM4P), with support from USAID and the Sida-funded Last Mile Trust Fund. InvestED was the overall winner.
UN ITU Telecom World SME Awards 2017
First Runner-Up in the Most Scalable Category
International Telecoms Union (ITU) is the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies (ICTs). InvestED was the first runner-up in the Most Scalable Category of the Global SME Awards. This award highlights the most promising solutions from SMEs making innovative use of ICTs for social impact.
Global EdTech Startup Award 2016
Western United States Regional Winner
Global EdTech Startups Awards is the world’s largest EdTech startup competition. Over 1500 entrepreneurs from across the world apply. InvestED, PBC won the Western United States regional finals. Judges included such EdTech luminaries as Jimmy Wales, Founder of Wikipedia.