Do you have a tested IDEA or have you set up a STARTUP in the fields of CULTURE, THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES, SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENT or EDUCATION?

Would you benefit from the MENTORING of established top African cultural and digital entrepreneurs?

Would your startup benefit from a program of INCUBATION and ACCELERATION?

The Goethe-Institut and the Institut français invite you to apply for AYADA Lab, the first intensive Franco-German Incubation and Acceleration Program. It takes place in Côte d’Ivoire, Cameroon, Nigeria, Senegal and Ghana from June 2019 to April 2020. It consists of local and regional workshops, mentoring by some of the best African entrepreneurs today in the areas of cultural and social entrepreneurship, networking with African and European cultural entrepreneurs.

To apply, you have to be:

  • aged between 20 and 35
  • nationals of and resident in one of the countries of the program: Côte d’Ivoire, Cameroon, Ghana, Nigeria and Senegal
  • with a viable project that has been running for a year in the areas of cultural and creative industries, Education and/or Sustainable Environment

Applications are open from 14th June to 5th July 2019.

More info & how to apply: