We support visionary entrepreneurs
The Startup Nigeria Program gives Founders the needed leverage to excel with our specially designed curriculum to help idea and early-stage entrepreneurs find their footing and grow in Nigeria’s socio-economic terrain.
Startup Nigeria is a 3-Month Incubation Program designed to support innovative idea-staged companies across Nigeria with funding, mentorship and training. The curriculum is specifically designed to move companies from ideas to viable products/services.
The 2019 Startup Nigeria Program will target startups in the North West, North Central and South East geopolitical zones.
Our curriculum is designed to help companies quickly validate their core hypothesis, build products and services users love and gain traction.
Mentors accelerate business growth and help entrepreneurs succeed faster.
Equity Free Funding
Startups receive investment to help move their ideas forward and support on future fundraising.
Call for application: 27th May – 17th June 2019
Virtual Training: 8th – 26th July 2019
Incubation: 2nd – 26th July 2019
Pitch Bootcamp: 29th -30th July
Demo Day: July 2019
Post Program Support: August – September 2019
|Application deadline||June 17|
|Program dates||July 8 - September 15, 2019|
|Organizer||Ventures Platform Foundation Foundation / Non-profit|
|Sectors||Agribusiness, Business services, Clean technology and energy, Utilities, Construction and manufacturing, Manufacturing, Creative, media and entertainment, Education, Financial services, Healthcare, ICT, Leisure and travel, Retail and wholesale, Consumer non-durables, Transport and logistics, Water, sanitation and hygiene, Cars, Household appliances, Luxury goods and jewelry|