Entrepreneurs in the world of Agriculture, here is another opportunity for you to shine and discover more, another chance to finance your business, show it to the world and grow bigger as the day passes.
Wennovation Hub in partnership with FCMB is proud to announce that registration has commenced for our AgriTech Incubation Program 2018. Our incubation program is set to help early-stage entrepreneurs validate their ideas, build sustainable business models, and gain their first set of customers.
Through a combination of peer-learning, mentorship and seed capital, we will host 10 startups teams with agri-finance, agro-insurance, procurement and supply chain management & other ICT driven ideas. This program will leverage the award-winning Village Capital’s peer-learning and peer-selection model. During the programme, our legal partner, Banwo & Ighodalo, will provide vital legal training required to protect entrepreneurs’ businesses, as well as support company registration process for program participants. Also during this event, NIRSAL & AFEX will provide specialized mentorship support for participating teams developing agri-finance, agri-insurance and supply chain solutions. Emory University’s Entrepreneurship Database Program will offer monitoring and evaluation support.
At no additional cost, the program will expose at least 30 teams to the root of the pre-defined problem statement by merging an in-depth problem definition strategy with an immersion process while the top 10 teams will receive support in building an MVP and a sustainable business model by taking them through an intensive 4 weeks incubation program, and the top 2 teams will be supported with seed investment. In addition, the following will be offered:
· 2.25 million naira up for grabs by top 2 peer selected startups· Unrestricted access to fully serviced workspace
· Intangibles (company registration, audit services, developer toolkit etc) worth $10k
· Access to our local & international networks
· 6 months mentorship with 1–1 mentor-mentee pairing
· Access to market, leveraging our existing community.