iDEA Nigeria has opened up applications to for its next accelerator and incubator programs to find the next cohort of start-ups in Lagos.
The incubator supports early stage tech entrepreneurs for up to one year with infrastructure, mentorship, business advisory and professional services in order to help validate the market and build the right product.
Startups currently incubated
APMIS (All Purpose Medical Information System) is a healthcare platform by Sabaoth, which allows healthcare facilities to capture, store and exchange relevant data easily, securely and at a low cost.
Schoolcube.net school management software by Revocube helps educators manage and automate several school processes. The Startup has now acquired over 1785 students, 729 parents, 133 staff across 8 Schools.
A recent finalist in the Appsafrica.com Innovation Awards 2015, Talkingbookz is web and mobile platform to buy and sell African audio books. CEO and Co-founder of Talkingbookz, Kolapo Ogungbile shares his vision with Appsafrica here.
14 week Acceleration Program
The iDEA Acceleration Program is a 14-week sprint consisting of 3 modules; Design, Build, Pitch, which gets startups to launch, grow market share, and raise funding. The program consists of 14 mentor-led sessions, one of which holds every week. Experienced mentors, who look to impart knowledge, share experience, facilitate access and drive business performance, lead the sessions.
The simple objective of the iDEA program is to let ventures focus on running businesses better, while providing many resources to help ventures succeed faster. iDEA take a 6% stake in startups accepted into the program, in exchange for the benefits of the program and 10,000 USD.
Current Accelerator co-hort
Monitors on-air activity on traditional and new media for advertisers and artists such.
An app for buying airtime and making everyday bill payments. Jara rewards all users with freebies of the best deals in town everytime it’s used.
A web and mobile application for real estate managers to manage real estate leases, billing, communications, payments..
Apply here until December 18th.