African Countries Represented
152 profit and nonprofit ventures founded by ALA students and alumni thrive in 21 countries across the continent, creating 318 quality jobs and ventures are across 25 African countries.
146 leading universities across the globe are attended by ALA alumni across the globe where ALA students have collectively accepted over $90m in university scholarship aid.
1042 internships have been completed by ALA students and graduates in 26 African countries through ALA’s unique Careers and Internships program. 68% of the job placements of our first three cohorts of university graduates are on the African continent.
ALA’s Anzisha prize, a premier award for young African entrepreneurs, has recognized and awarded 55 entrepreneurs from 19 countries across the continent. These young entrepreneurs have collectively received over $385,000 in cash prizes to invest in their ventures.