South African Entrepreneurs can now Apply to MEST’s Entrepreneur-in-Training

South African Entrepreneurs can now Apply to MEST’s Entrepreneur-in-Training

South African Entrepreneurs can now apply for  the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology Entrepreneur-in- training program expected to start by August in Accra, Ghana. The program which already accepts applications from entrepreneurs in Nigeria, Ghana, Cote D’Voire and Kenya is a fully sponsored one year full-time program that gives South African entrepreneurs the opportunity to

South African Entrepreneurs can now apply for  the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology Entrepreneur-in- training program expected to start by August in Accra, Ghana.

The program which already accepts applications from entrepreneurs in Nigeria, Ghana, Cote D’Voire and Kenya is a fully sponsored one year full-time program that gives South African entrepreneurs the opportunity to acquire skills to build and launch startups that are globally relevant whilst exposing them to new and diverse cultures. Entrepreneurs also stand the chance of securing seed funding of about USD50,000-100,000 for their startups from the Meltwater Foundation.

MEST also provides additional bonuses like monthly stipend, free accommodation and free meals for entrepreneurs during the course of the program.

African entrepreneurs

The Eligibility of South Africans for the Entrepreneur-in-Training program is a move by MEST to increase entrepreneurship adoption across Africa with a view to driving more external investment into the African continent by creating  a rich pool of talent and ideas.

According to a statement on its site, the application deadline for South Africans is the 10th March.

Are you are South African with deep passion to build a globally successful software company?  Have several years of entrepreneurial or corporate work experience? Be able to commit spending a year in Accra, Ghana participating in the MEST training program starting August 2017? Then you can begin your application right here or contact [email protected] for more inquiries.

 

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