UK-Nigeria Africa Tech Hub Future Females Business School 2020 for Business Owners
UK-Nigeria Africa Tech Hub partners with Future Females Business School to support 50 Nigerian female entrepreneurs to grow their tech-based businesses.
Application Deadline: 8th October 2020
About the Award: Applications are officially OPEN for the Future Females Business School, powFered by UK-Nigeria Tech Hub – a programme that will support 50 Nigerian female founders to increase the capacity of their enterprises to grow, scale, and become more sustainable.
The Future Females Business School Tech Programme is a three month virtual accelerator programme, equipping local female entrepreneurs with the entrepreneurial skills and best practices needed to start and grow successful and sustainable businesses, that utilise technology to not only generate wealth for themselves, but to have a positive impact in their community, and environment.
Future Females has previously partnered with the UK-South Africa Tech Hub, supporting nearly 200 female entrepreneurs to date, with participants seeing 88% increase in digital skills development, 95% uplift in confidence, and on average a 168% revenue increase in their businesses.
- Applicants MUST be based in Nigeria
- The business MUST utilise technology (i.e. is your business app based or an online platform)
- Applicants must have 4-6 hours minimum to commit to the programme each week
Please make sure you meet all of the above requirements before applying. We look forward to going through your application.
Eligible Countries: Nigeria
To be Taken at (Country): Onlune
Number of Awards: 50
Value of Award: The Future Females Business School, powered by UK-Nigeria Tech Hub is a 3 month programme, made up of 10 modules that step entrepreneurs through the fundamental building blocks of starting and growing a business. Members will learn how to write an effective business plan, how to find and reach their ideal customers and how to use technology to build their online presence and scale. The programme also features guest experts – serial entrepreneurs, executives, coaches – who cover critical personal development topics such as how to overcome fear of failure, and how to uncover your true passion.
The programme is delivered online, and will have a virtual graduation event at the end, where completion certificates will be awarded, with all members invited to attend – to network, meet the team, and celebrate their achievements and their businesses!
Duration of Award: 3 months (Programme commences 11th November 2020)
How to Apply: The application starts with simply completing a form and sharing information about the business you are building, with successful candidates being invited to a 1:1 consultation with a programme team member. This consultation will help you validate your business idea and direction, and ensure this programme is the best fit for you!
- It is important to go through all application requirements in the Award Webpage (see Link below) before applying.