Well, DFS Lab, a fintech accelerator and investor building the future of emerging market fintech has launched open applications for the F3 Prize (Female-Focused Fintech Prize) sponsored by Omidyar Network’s new Flourish Ventures, and supported by Women’s World Banking and FinEquity, an initiative housed at CGAP.
The F3 Prize recognizes the most innovative digital financial products that are narrowing the gender gap in financial inclusion.
The applications are open until May 15th. The most innovative entrepreneurs and products that increase financial access to female users in emerging markets with a focus on regions of Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia will win a cash prize of $5000 and two runners up with $2000 each.
In addition winners will also get structured mentorship from DFS Lab and members of our F3 Prize advisory committee, and will also be featured and honored at the Financial Times and International Finance Corporation Transformational Business Conference and Awards Dinner on 13 June in London.
DFS Labs is looking for:
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