Virtual Company of the Year Competition Registration


Welcome to the 2020 Virtual Company of the Year (COY) competition registration page!

The 10th annual Africa COY competition, hosted by JA Eswatini, will be held virtually from March 25-27 and we’re excited to welcome you! The theme for COY 2020 is “Lead to Succeed”.

We expect to have 12 country teams competing for the grand prize of Company of the Year as well as branded awards.

Please download and carefully review the competition criteria and guidelines for this year’s competition to ensure your team is well prepared.

Each Member Nation (MN) is required to complete the registration forms/submit the documents below on behalf of their delegates in order to participate in COY 2020.

6. 1-minute video commercial
7. 5-minute pitch video (Should fit the order of the presentation slides)
8. Photograph release forms: FedEx (Adult and Minor), Citi, JA Africa & all other donors


Please note that the company profile form must be completed and submitted within the first week of registration to enable the ROC team to develop promotional materials. The rest of the forms must be fully completed and submitted by the registration deadline. The 1-minute commercial and 5-minute pitch video can be sent via google drive or WeTransfer to



February 1 – February 19, 2021 – Regular registration period for all MNs
February 1 – February 5, 2021 – Period for submission of Company Profiles
MN Registration form, Company Profile, 1 minute Commercial video, 5 minute pitch and Company Report must all be fully completed and submitted for registration to be considered complete. 
*Registration extensions for MNs will only be granted under peculiar circumstances. MNs must request for extensions at least one (1) week before the end of the registration period (by February 12). Only one(1) week extension will be granted for late registrations.
February 19 – February 26, 2021 – Late Registration
*MNs that miss the regular registration period without permission will be considered to be forfeiting the competition. 
No team registrations will be accepted after February 26. The MN will forfeit its chance to participate in the Competition.
If you experience any challenges with this registration site, please send an email to


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