Applications for the one year MEST Training Program for 2022 are open to aspiring entrepreneurs living in Ghana and Nigeria.
The 12-month graduate level training will train entrepreneurs in business, communications and software development culminating in a final pitch and a chance to receive seed investment.
Launched in 2008, MEST has invested over $22million in training over 350 individual entrepreneurs and funded over 60 software companies across Africa. MEST entrepreneurs have developed solutions addressing local, regional and global markets, received follow-on funding from global investors, and gotten into top accelerator programs such as Y-combinator, 500 startups and TechStars.
Applications close on April 29th 2021, and targets aspiring software entrepreneurs between the ages of 18-35, who live in Ghana or Nigeria. Interested parties can apply here