Applications are now closing for the 440NG 2014 accelerator program in Lagos with only one day left to submit applications. 440NG invest in startups that target the African markets and are scalable via web/mobile. They are looking to attract up to 10 startups per program who will spend 3 months, refining their products, business models, and go-to-market.
African or international startups welcome
If you are a startup either African or international with a mobile product or service targeting African markets, “chances are you won’t find a better way to start your company” 440NG tells Appsafrica.com. Besides offering funding, 440 NG have partnerships with multinationals, OEMs, and operators to facilitate go-to-market, networks to investors and prominent business leaders, and a team that has experience creating and growing businesses.
How does this work?
You have to apply before the application deadline to be considered for funding. Only companies that receive funding can join the program. If your application is successful, 44o NG invite you in for an interview about 3 weeks before program start. If the interview is successful, you will be notified minimum 10 days before program start. The program starts on September 12th.
If you are offered funding and invited to join the program, your startup will spend 3 months fulltime with us at the Lagos Startup Garage.
Applications close August 1st. All startups will be notified by August 31st so hurry and register now.