Startup for Development (S4Dev) Nigeria is an intervention of the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development Services as part of the program to support private sector innovation hubs for the strategic increase of entrepreneurial and technological capacity across Nigeria, boost job creation, youth employment and enterprise in Nigeria. The establishment of these hubs will serve as catalysts to move the Nigerian economy to become a knowledge driven/smart economy and are capable of rapidly accelerating industrialization by training and serving as talent acceleration points for young Nigerians in technology driven sectors of the economy, including Digital & Innovative Solutions, Professional Services, Manufacturing and Agro-allied Technologies with emphasis to the South -East, North- Central and North-west zones of the country.
The s4Dev program will target startups in the South East, North-West and North Central geo-political zones.
The Startup for Development Nigeria (S4Dev) program gives participants the needed leverage to excel with specially designed curriculum to help idea stage entrepreneurs find their footing and grow in Nigeria’s socio-economic terrain through training and Access to funding.
Startups who are able to judiciously follow the learning path, will be certified at the end of the program and this will further launch them in to the next phase of the program.
Do you have the passion to solve a problem within your community, then this is a good opportunity for you to apply and get access to resources and mentorship to help you actualize your startup idea for the development of your community.
The best time to apply is now! Registration has been extended to 3rd of June, 2021.
To apply, Click here