iDEA, a Nigeria government backed program operating as a not-for-profit organization geared towards supporting the development of local skills and capabilities in developing software, has begun accepting applications. The windows to submit your application is open until July 8th, 2015.
The iDEA accelerator program will run for 14 weeks, whereby successful applicants will take part in 3 modules; Design, Build and Pitch. All the three modules are designed to help the entrepreneur launch, grow market share and raise seed finding for their startups.
The program will also feature 14 mentor-led sessions, with each mentor holding a sessions spanning one week. Thus, the entrepreneurs will benefit from a very diverse pool of mentors who will be incorporate new ways of thinking in the execution of plans and operational practices. They will also impart knowledge, share their experiences, facilitate access and spark business performance.
In a nutshell, the participating startups stands to benefit from the following:
The mentors will guide you in refining your product and value offering. In a bid to help you pass the friction and inertia that might present hurdles.
The program will instill discipline and feedback …read more
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