Jamlab Accelerator Program is looking for applications from startups passionate about fixing what isn’t working in sub-Saharan African media.
The program offers a unique opportunity to fast-track your initiative. It will provide you with the tools, facilities, contacts, and support necessary to convert your ideas and ambitions into a commercially viable venture or product.
The six teams selected from the sub-Saharan Africa program will receive the following:
Complete this short application form to capture your details and confirm your eligibility and ability to participate.
You should write a short pitch setting out your idea for a new journalism start-up or describing your existing venture and your ideas for growing and developing it further. Include in this pitch why and how your venture is innovating in the space.
You will also be asked to provide short resumes of your key team, including a line on each one’s role in the venture.
Deadline for Jamlab Accelerator Program application: 18 April 2022
Notification for successful Appliation: 6 May 2022
Six-Month Program: 16 May- 18 November 2022
|Type of Opportunity||Entrepreneurship Events|
|Event Date||01 May,2022 to 30 November,2022|
|Field||project focusing on media or journalism|
|Open to||all countries across sub-Saharan Africa|
|Organizer||Wits Centre for Journalism|
|Contact the organizer||[email protected]|