#AGEC19_KE Grand Prize Winners

We are delighted to announce the Top 20 young entrepreneurs from #AGEC19_KE, as revealed at the #AGEC19_KE Awards Evening. Hundreds of learners across Kenya have poured blood, sweat, and tears into the challenge and we are delighted to celebrate these exceptional young people.

A special congratulations to our Grand Prize Winner, Martha Waitherero from Graceland Girls Senior School-Nyahururu, who has won herself an all-expenses paid trip to Silicon Valley, San Francisco, for the entrepreneurial experience of a lifetime!

1st Martha Waitherero Graceland Girls Senior School- Nyahururu
2nd Stayce Were Moi Girls’ High School-Eldoret
3rd Yvonne Mbithe Emmaus Secondary School
4th Roxane Okeke Apostolic Carmel Girls Secondary School
5th Joy Ann Gachoka Graceland Girls Senior School–Nyahururu
6th Anastacia Kimathi Graceland Girls Senior School–Nyahururu
7th Hannah Njeri Graceland Girls Senior School–Nyahururu
8th Mercy Kiama Graceland Girls Senior School–Nyahururu
9th Laurier Amunga Apostolic Carmel Girls Secondary School
10th Emeldah Ongili Mustard Seed International School
11th Emeldah Ongili Mustard Seed International School
12th Ngugi Sammy Mustard Seed International School
13th Alphonce Bariwors Litein Boys School
14th Julie Adhiambo Graceland Girls Senior School–Nyahururu
15th Blessed Wangechi Graceland Girls Senior School–Nyahururu
16th Harriet Maina Graceland Girls Senior School–Nyahururu
17th Holyfield Juma Acacia Crest Senior School
18th Wilkins Mutwiri Tumaini High School
19th Garang Marang Menengai High School
20th Jabu Issa Mpesa Foundation Academy


It is our pleasure to announce our Top 10 Educators, and award our Top 3 Educators for #AGEC19_KE. Hundreds of teachers throughout Kenya have impressed and inspired by tirelessly building cultures of entrepreneurship in their schools. Thank you, Teachers. We value and appreciate all your hard work and dedication – you are shaping the future!

1st Kiplangat Paul Moi Siongiroi Girls School
2nd John Eyagi Shivisi Mpesa Foundation Academy
3rd Elsen Wainaina Graceland Girls Senior School
4th Harrison Mwaura Graceland Girls Senior School–Nyahururu
5th Eliakim Mwaniki Acacia Crest Senior School
6th Mercy Kamande Mustard Seed International Schools
7th Wycliffe Onzere Emmaus Secondary School
8th Wesley Mitei Litein Boys School
9th Isaac Otenyi Menengai High School
10th James Muigai Mustard Seed International Schools


We are excited to unveil the most entrepreneurial schools in Kenya; our Top 10 Schools for #AGEC19_KE. The collective buy-in to AGEC and unwavering commitment to the development of entrepreneurial minds is what allows us to unlock and showcase the amazing talent of young entrepreneurs in Kenya.

1st Graceland Girls Senior School–Nyahururu
2nd Mustard Seed International Schools
3rd Tumaini High School
4th Apostolic Carmel Girls Secondary School
5th Menengai High School
6th Moi Girls’ High School-Eldoret
7th Moi Siongiroi Girls School
8th Litein Boys School
9th Moi Tea Girls Secondary School
10th Lukenya Boys High School


We are excited to announce and award the winning pitch teams and leaders for an amazing job on their business pitches. These teams have put together incredible, innovative business ideas from scratch and from their hard work, have now earned capital to brings their ideas to life.

  • 1st place receives KSh 60 000 Investment
  • 2nd place receives KSh 40 000 Investment
  • 3rd place receives KSh 35 000 Investment
  • 4th place receives KSh 25 000 Investment
  • 5th place receives KSh 15 000 Investment
1st EduEasy Martha Waitherero Graceland Girls Senior School–Nyahururu
2nd Barobey Crotchet Enterprise Baroness Wanjala Moi Girls’ High School-Eldoret
3rd Helpsy Tabitha Wanjiku Mpesa Foundation Academy
4th Burudani Event Planners Cynthiah Kerubo Moi Girls’ High School-Eldoret
5th Tech & General Winston Wacieni Menengai High School