The Next Economy Pre-Incubation Programme is a 3-month entrepreneurship development program for early-stage businesses in Abuja, Nigeria.
The programme is designed to help these startups grow their ideas and businesses into profitable & sustainable enterprises to stimulate the creation of jobs in Nigeria.
Primarily, the Pre-incubation program will empower entrepreneurs with the knowledge, skills and tools needed to achieve growth and scale. The bi-annual program aims to build the businesses of 60 Nigerian youths from Ideation – product development – validation – business model generation.
The programme has the objective of supporting start-ups in diverse sectors including but not limited to Agriculture, Agri-Tech, Education, IoT, green energy etc.
Selected Entrepreneurs will learn the following;
- Design thinking
- Start-up Finance
- Customer Analysis
- Market Segmentation
- Marketing and Branding
- Product development
- Business ideation
- Legal nous for startups
Weekly working sessions facilitated by seasoned experts will be conducted. Participants will be attached to mentor throughout the program cycle, allowing the participants to acquire valuable insight and customized growth hacking tips to rapidly scale their user base and develop their products.
At the end of the program, the participants will pitch to prospective investors and attempt o raise $1000 in 30days with support from NINE and The Next Economy.
If this is a programme you would want to be part of, then visit the application portal and apply now!
Application Deadline: August 26, 2019
Learn more about the programme now before applying
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