Business Incubation Communities (BIC) Africa Acceleration Programme 2022

Business Incubation Communities (BIC) Africa Acceleration Programme 2022

avril 24, 2022 0 Par Ade Depo

About the Acceleration Programme

BIC Africa will support 15 women entrepreneurs from Angola, Ethiopia, Madagascar
or Somalia. The programme will run from May to September (15-weeks), and it will
focus on supporting women business owners across all sectors and business types
through a combination of live training modules, coaching sessions, exercises to be
worked individually and a mentoring programme with women experts from Africa
and Europe with high experience in supporting innovative entrepreneurs and startups.
The programme will include:
• 8 live training modules
• 4 group coaching sessions
• 3 Networking sessions
• Exercises and access to support documents
• Ad-Hoc Helpdesk through international mentoring support
• Market linkage opportunities
• Certificate of recognition


The preferred candidates should:
• Be a woman (minimum age of 18-years-old) founders/owners of already
created business that in themselves have a strong development potential, or
entrepreneurs working on a project idea aimed to create a business with high
growth potential.
• Be resident of Angola, Ethiopia, Madagascar or Somalia.
• Be available between May and September 2022 to participate in the
Programme with maximum 2 hours per week for online sessions + time to
work individually and reflect upon the learnings.
• Already running a start-up /project and seeking to scale up.
• Demonstrate a commitment to participating in all the activities of the
Acceleration Programme and assisting future developments of the
• Have access to reliable internet connection.
• Have a good working knowledge of English language.
Application Process:
If you are interested in taking part and you meet the eligibility criteria fill the
application form via on or before 9
th May 2022 6:30 PM CET.